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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169357
Last updated: 9 December 2018
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Date:29-AUG-2014
Time:07:30
Type:Solar Ship Caracal
Owner/operator:Solar Ship Inc
Registration: C-GOFO
C/n / msn: 001
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Brantford Airport (CYFD), Brantfird, ON -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:Brantford Airport (CYFD)
Destination airport:Brantford Airport (CYFD)
Narrative:
On a demo flight, the hybrid blimp/airplane went straight to the ground and crashed approximately 500 feet off end of runway. Both occupants were seriously injured.

Sources:

http://www.torontosun.com/2014/08/29/2-seriously-injured-in-blimp-crash
http://www.chch.com/plane-crash-near-brantford-airport/
Cadors Number: 2014O2167
https://www.solarship.com/
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Aug-2014 18:43 gerard57 Added
29-Aug-2014 19:55 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
30-Aug-2014 08:30 Aerossurance Updated [Registration, Phase, Source, Narrative]
30-Aug-2014 17:55 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]

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