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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 94964
Last updated: 15 August 2020
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Time:13:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna FA150K Aerobat (Reims)
Registration: D-EHBK
C/n / msn: FA150-0075
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Staffel near Kesseling (Rhl.-Pfalz) -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Trier/Föhren (EDRT)
Destination airport:Bonn/Hangelar (EDKB)
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Crash landed in the woods, pilot (sole person on board) survived with minor injuries.
The pilot had initiated a descent through clouds over high ground without being aware of his altitude above ground level.

Sources:,templateId=raw,property=publicationFile.pdf/Bericht_11_3X008_C150_Kesseling.pdf,-Hilfskraefte-suchen-abgestuerzte-Cessna-in-der-Eifel-_arid,211874.html,1_mmid,6495.html#pic (photo)

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

Revision history:

01-Mar-2011 13:32 flightsurgeon Added
01-Mar-2011 13:40 flightsurgeon Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Damage, Narrative]
02-Mar-2011 03:21 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
02-Mar-2011 03:23 RobertMB Updated [Source]
02-Mar-2011 14:58 Anon. Updated [Source]
04-Mar-2011 18:14 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
26-Sep-2011 11:22 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
01-May-2012 14:03 harro Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]
06-Nov-2018 19:10 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
06-Nov-2018 19:11 TB Updated [Source]
06-Nov-2018 19:11 TB Updated [Source]
25-Jan-2020 18:37 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location]

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