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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 78752
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Type:Sirio Hazard 15
Registration: S5-PPD
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Podgorje near Kamnik -   Slovenia
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Kamnik Duplica
Destination airport:
The pilot took off from Kamnik Duplica. After take-off and after approximately one kilometre at an altitude of approx. 40 metres, a sudden spin and crash occurred while making turn.
According to eyewitnesses, the ultralight spiralled or spun towards the ground, hitting it almost at right angles.

The pilot had extensive experience in flying ultralight trikes, as well as in hang gliding. He had made and repaired wings himself, including the accident wing that he had made himself. The most likely cause of the accident was pilot error, which caused the ultralight to go into a stall and a negative turn. The accident was probably caused also due to the strong moment of the inboard engine and the low altitude at which the the problems occurred.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

16-Oct-2010 03:23 BRC Added
13-Jun-2021 08:42 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
13-Jun-2021 08:48 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative, Accident report]

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