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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247863
Last updated: 28 March 2021
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Date:15-FEB-2021
Time:c. 11:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172B Skyhawk
Owner/operator:private
Registration: LV-HJR
C/n / msn: 17248507
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Maipú, Mendoza, crossing of streets 25 de Mayo Oeste and Vieytes -   Argentina
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Narrative:
(Developing news) Because of engine failure, the Cessna 172 used for fighting fruit flies made an emergency landing on empty terrain in Maipú, Mendoza Province. Pilot and the only on board was unhurt.

Sources:

https://cuyonoticias.com/137575/mendoza-aterrizaje-forzozo-del-avion-de-la-mosca-de-los-frutos/?fbclid=IwAR0SlfFFRuqTISzkDnDLtDewGjgJUODt0rdNf2RtkM2sxD1Iqw-Y4qL7VDM
https://www.elsol.com.ar/una-avioneta-tuvo-un-aterrizaje-forzoso-en-maipu
http://fmestiloformosa.com.ar/2021/02/15/mendoza-momentos-de-tension-en-maipu/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Feb-2021 20:31 poxipol Added
16-Feb-2021 10:43 A.J.Scholten Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]

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