Accident Piper PA-30-160 Twin Comanche ZS-EAW, 15 Jan 2023
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 305861
 
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Date:15-JAN-2023
Time:c. 08:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-30-160 Twin Comanche
Owner/operator:Flight Training Services (FTS)
Registration: ZS-EAW
MSN: 30-663
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Nasrec area of Johannesburg, Gauteng -   South Africa
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A Piper PA-30-160 Twin Comanche crashed in the Nasrec area of Johannesburg, Gauteng.
Both occupants died and the aircraft was destroyed.

Earlier reports suggested that three people died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.enca.com/news/three-killed-joburg-light-aircraft-crash
https://www.iol.co.za/news/south-africa/gauteng/three-die-after-light-aircraft-crashes-in-johannesburg-6ef9ae86-6a7f-4977-8b6e-2922a38b694b
https://avcom.co.za/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?t=255249
FlyAfrica

https://s3.eu-west-2.amazonaws.com/abpic-media-eu-production/pictures/full_size_0452/1684068-large.jpg (photo)

https://registry.faa.gov/AircraftInquiry/Search/NNumberResult?NNumberTxt=7594Y (Ex N7549Y)

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jan-2023 09:16 Captain Adam Added
15-Jan-2023 10:25 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
16-Jan-2023 04:07 johnwg Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
16-Jan-2023 17:18 RobertMB Updated [Narrative]

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