ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58709
Last updated: 26 April 2019
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:16-AUG-1997
Time:16:05 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PZ04 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
PZL-104 Wilga 35
Owner/operator:Fliegerclub Grossrückerswalde
Registration: D-EJBL
C/n / msn: 140536
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:near Grossrückerswalde (EDAG) -   Germany
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:EDAG
Destination airport:EDAG
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Narrative:
Crashed to the ground after the rope of a winch hit the Wilga at an altitude of 40m AGL during initial climb with a SZD-50 Puchacz in aero-tow. The Puchacz landed safely. The passenger of the Wilga was killed, the pilot serious injured.

Sources:

http://www.coptercrazy.co.uk/
https://www.bfu-web.de/DE/Home/homepage_node.htmlcln_030/nn_223970/DE/Publikationen/Untersuchungsberichte/1997/Bericht__97__3X338-0,templateId=raw,property=publicationFile.pdf/Bericht_97_3X338-0.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Feb-2009 03:55 Vaclav Kudela Added
13-Mar-2012 13:15 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
30-Jul-2012 09:32 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jul-2013 16:51 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description