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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155190
Last updated: 16 August 2018
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Date:01-APR-2013
Time:19:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic AFOX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Apollo Fox
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: OH-U636
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Near Kouvola -   Finland
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft was trying to take off from the ice of a frozen canal. During the takeoff roll the nosewheel got stuck in the snow and the aircraft flipped over onto itīs back. The pilot was uninjured. The prop and the nosewheel were substantially damaged.

Sources:

http://www.iltasanomat.fi/kotimaa/art-1288552803601.html (Finnish)
https://kouvolansanomat.fi/Online/2013/04/01/Lumi+s%C3%B6i+tehot+nousukiidosta/2013215456747/4 (Finnish)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Apr-2013 12:06 slowkid Added

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