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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 43718
Last updated: 24 November 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA38 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-38-112 Tomahawk
Owner/operator:Aero Madrid
Registration: EC-DRL
C/n / msn: 38-81A0021
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Madrid/Cuatro Vientos airfield -   Spain
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Madrid/Cuatro Vientos (LECU)
Destination airport:Madrid/Cuatro Vientos (LECU)
On August 2, 2007, at 1900 universal coordinated time, a single-engine Piper PA-38-112 airplane, Spanish registration EC-DRL, was destroyed upon impact with terrain following a loss of control while maneuvering near Madrid, Spain. The flight instructor and the student pilot receiving instruction were fatally injured. The airplane, serial number 38-81A0021, was registered to, and operated by Aero Madrid, of Madrid, Spain. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the local instructional flight. The flight originated from the Cuatro Vientos Airport (LECU), near Madrid, Spain, about 30 minutes prior to the mishap. There were no reported injuries to anyone on the ground.

The accident investigation is under the control and jurisdiction of the Comision de Investigacion de Accidentes e Incidentes de Aviacion Civil of Spain (CIAIAC). Any further information may be obtained from:

Ministerio de Fomento
Secretaria General de Transportes
Comision de Investigacion de Accidentes e Incidentes de Aviacion Civil
C/Fruel, 6, Primera Planta
28011 Madrid, Spain

This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information released by, or obtained from the CIAIAC of Spain.



Revision history:

28-Oct-2008 00:45 ASN archive Added
22-Jun-2013 08:56 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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