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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232225
Last updated: 19 January 2020
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Date:05-JAN-2020
Time:16:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic RS12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rans S-12 Airaile
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: EC-CA1
C/n / msn: S-12-141
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:4 km NE of Ulldecona -   Spain
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Ulldecona airfield
Destination airport:Ulldecona airfield
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Narrative:
The ultralight crashed shortly after takeoff from runway 12.
The pilot was making a local flight to and from the Ulldecona airfield with a passenger on board. When the aircraft was approximately 150 ft above the ground, the pilot completely retracted the flaps and started a right turn. It was at that moment when the aircraft fell to the ground, impacting 410 m from the runway end.

The pilot and his companion were seriously injured. The aircraft resulted in significant damage to the landing gear, cell, fuselage, and wings.

Sources:

https://www.fomento.gob.es/organos-colegiados/ciaiac/ultraligeros-motorizados-ulm/2020/ulm-0012020


Revision history:

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19-Jan-2020 19:26 harro Added

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