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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 241200
Last updated: 2 March 2021
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Date:12-SEP-2020
Time:08:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic LX32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lilienthal X-32 Bekas
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: unreg.
C/n / msn: unk.
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Diakivka, Burynsky district, Sumy region -   Ukraine
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NBAAI Ukraine
Narrative:
An ultralight plane crashed in a sunflower field during an aerial application flight near Diakivka, Burynsky district, Sumy region, Ukraine. The pilot died in the crash.

CONCLUSIONS.
The cause of the crash of the aircraft, similar to X-32-912, was the collision of the aircraft with the wires of the high voltage network and the loss of control and falling on a sunflower field.
Related factors:
- Flight on an aircraft not prepared for flight.
- The pilot's qualification has not been confirmed.
- Moderate alcohol intoxication of the pilot.

Sources:

https://en.interfax.com.ua/news/general/687322.html
https://www.facebook.com/MNS.GOV.UA/posts/4700468763304320


Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: NBAAI Ukraine
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 3 months
Download report: Final report


Images:


Photo: The State Emergency Service of Ukraine

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Sep-2020 09:31 gerard57 Added
12-Sep-2020 20:10 harro Updated [Narrative, Photo]
12-Sep-2020 20:14 harro Updated [Phase, Nature, Source]
02-Mar-2021 17:49 rudy Updated [Category]

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