Accident Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub HB-POG, 07 Feb 2020
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232826
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub
Registration: HB-POG
MSN: 18-2538
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Raron Airport (LSTA), Wallis -   Switzerland
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Raron Airport (LSTA)
Destination airport:LSYX
Investigating agency: STSB Switzerland
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub suffered a loss of engine failure on take off and crashed into some trees. The pilot sustained minor injuries and the student was not injured.

ex D-ELNK, ALAT:182538, US Army:52-6220

Sources: (photo)

Revision history:

08-Feb-2020 09:13 gerard57 Added
08-Feb-2020 09:15 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Source]
08-Feb-2020 09:57 Anon. Updated [Registration]
08-Feb-2020 09:58 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
08-Feb-2020 10:13 A.J.Scholten Updated [Source]
08-Feb-2020 11:20 RobertMB Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Feb-2020 11:21 RobertMB Updated [Departure airport]
08-Feb-2020 11:29 RobertMB Updated [Location, Nature, Source]
18-Feb-2020 18:28 harro Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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