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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73847
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:01-APR-2010
Time:16:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C177 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 177 Cardinal
Owner/operator:MŠlarinn ehf
Registration: TF-KEX
C/n / msn: 17701163
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Fludir, southern Iceland -   Iceland
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane had been circling the summer huts at Fludir, a popular resort for Icelanders, when it suddenly lost power and crashed to the ground. All four occupants received moderate to serious injuries.

Sources:

http://www.rnf.is/media/skyrslur/2010/Lokaskyrsla-um-flugslys-TF-KEX-2010.pdf

http://icelandreview.com/news/2010/04/01/plane-crashes-near-fludir-south-iceland
https://www.mbl.is/mm/frettir/popup/mynd.html?nid=1481423&imgid=526723

https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1139451/ (photo)


Images:

Photo of TF-KEX courtesy AirHistory.net


Reykjavik (BIRK / RKV)
24 October 2009; (c) Juhani Sipilš

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Apr-2010 22:59 Eccos Added
07-Apr-2010 01:24 RobertMB Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
04-Nov-2013 21:05 harro Updated [Source]

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