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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 233194
Last updated: 27 March 2020
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Date:24-FEB-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PIVI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pipistrel Virus SW 80 Garud
Owner/operator:National Cadet Corps
Registration: W-3936
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Patiala -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Patiala Airport (VIPL)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Pipistrel Virus SW 80 Garud crashed under unknown circumstances.
Both occupants were seriously injured. One of them, a wing commander died later of his injuries.

Sources:

https://www.ptcnews.tv/patiala-ncc-training-aircraft-crash-wing-commander-student-injured-en/
https://globalpunjabtv.net/ncc-training-aircraft-crashes-in-patiala-1-dead
http://dailyworld.in/ncc-training-aircraft-crashed/
https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/pilot-killed-in-patiala-plane-crash-46679
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https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/ncc-acquires-two-twin-seater-training-aircraft-for-its-cadets/articleshow/62530818.cms


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Feb-2020 10:23 gerard57 Added
24-Feb-2020 11:13 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Plane category]
24-Feb-2020 11:32 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
24-Feb-2020 15:56 harro Updated [Registration, Embed code]

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