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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240099
Last updated: 25 September 2020
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Date:16-AUG-2020
Time:15:50
Type:Swiss Excellence Siren FG
Owner/operator:Private
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Porta Westfalica -   Germany
Phase: Take off
Nature:
Departure airport:Porta Westfalica Airfield (EDVY)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Narrative:
The ultalight crashed into a maize field immediately after takeoff from Porta Westfalica Airfield (EDVY) and was destroyed by fire.
The pilot was killed.

Sources:

https://www.radiowestfalica.de/nachrichten/muehlenkreis/detailansicht/flugzeug-bei-porta-westfalica-abgestuerzt.html
https://www.westfalen-blatt.de/OWL/Kreis-Minden-Luebbecke/Porta-Westfalica/4252166-Feuerwehreinsatz-dauert-bis-in-die-fruehen-Morgenstunden-Pilot-stirbt-bei-Flugzeugabsturz-Bergung-dauert-bis-in-die-Nacht


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Aug-2020 16:42 jannik Added
16-Aug-2020 16:44 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Departure airport, Damage, Narrative]
16-Aug-2020 17:34 RobertMB Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Damage, Narrative]
20-Aug-2020 15:34 Hopfgeist Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
23-Aug-2020 19:24 harro Updated [Aircraft type]

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