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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74108
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Time:1:30 pm LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C42 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Comco Ikarus C42B
Registration: OH-U426
MSN: 0306-6551
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lehmijarvi lake -   Finland
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The ultralight floatplane flipped over while landing on the lake, due to a wind gust which surprised the pilot. The pilot escaped with minor injuries and was rescued by boaters.


[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:] (Finnish only) (photo)


Photo of OH-U426 courtesy

Helsinki - Malmi (EFHF / HEM)
26 May 2013; (c) Juhani Sipilš

Revision history:

28-Apr-2010 23:39 slowkid Added
29-Apr-2010 00:53 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source]

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