Accident Tecnam P92 Echo S LZ-BAT,
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Date:Friday 2 July 2004
Type:Silhouette image of generic ECHO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Tecnam P92 Echo S
Owner/operator:Cabelcommerce Ltd
Registration: LZ-BAT
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dolna Banya Airfield -   Bulgaria
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Dolna Banya Airfield
Destination airport:Dolna Banya Airfield
Investigating agency: AAIU Bulgaria
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
After engine start the commander taxied and took-off from runway 09 of Dolna Banya Airfield for a training flight over the runway. After the take-off the aircraft climbed and made a turn for a touch-and-go on RWY27. After the touch-and-go the flew about 200-300m away from the threshold in a westerly direction, started a steep right-hand turn in climb, climbed about 60-80m, then started left-hand turn with steep bank to approach to RWY09. During the turn the aircraft lost altitude and in a course of 120-130° it hit the ground.
The pilot received injuries with fatal outcome and the aircraft was fully destroyed.

Departure of the pilot technique, leaded to violation of the limitation on minimal admissible speed and aircraft stall.
Immediate cause:
Aircraft impact into the ground.
Contributing factors:
1. Pilot’s self-sufficiency and inappropriate training for the elements executed during the flight.
2. Presence of visitors, observing the flights in the airfield area, which possibly influenced the pilot actions.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AAIU Bulgaria
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

13-Sep-2020 12:30 harro Added

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