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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 23631
Last updated: 18 February 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA38 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-38-112 Tomahawk
Registration: F-GFYX
C/n / msn: 38-80A0068
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cannes Mandelieu (06) -   France
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Cannes Mandelieu (LFMD)
Destination airport:Cannes Mandelieu (LFMD)
Investigating agency: BEA
The student made a few circuits of the airfield. In the final circuit, considering himself a little too high, he took a slight nose down attitude, reduced power. Landing too fast, the aircraft bounced into contact with the track and then falls back on the front. The aircraft veered to the left and off the track.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BEA
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
04-Mar-2012 12:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
22-Jun-2013 08:47 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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