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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240348
Last updated: 19 November 2020
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Time:13:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic COZY model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cozy Mark III
Registration: EC-XGZ
C/n / msn: 10022-2493
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Gerona-Costa Brava Airport (GRO/LEGE) -   Spain
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Gerona-Costa Brava Airport (GRO/LEGE)
Destination airport:Gerona-Costa Brava Airport (GRO/LEGE)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
The aircraft, registration EC-XGZ, took off from Girona Costa Brava Airport (LEGE) for a local flight. At the end of the flight, when it was about to land, in cross wind conditions, the aircraft lost height abruptly and hit the runway. The aircraft suffered serious damages, being damaged in the left leg of the main gear, in the nose gear, both propeller blades and engine. The pilot was unharmed.

Cause: Loss of control at low altitude as a result of a wind gust.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

21-Aug-2020 20:12 harro Added
19-Nov-2020 20:01 harro Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Narrative, Accident report]

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