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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 174922
Last updated: 15 May 2019
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Date:28-MAR-2015
Time:18:01 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic WT9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aerospool WT-9 Dynamic
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: F-JUKE
C/n / msn: DY458-2013
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cotopaxi Volcano -   Ecuador
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Latacunga-Cotopaxi International Airport (LTX/SELT)
Destination airport:Tabacundo in Pichincha province
Narrative:
A Swiss pilot, trying to circumnavigate the world in 20 months, crashed with his plane into the Cotopaxi volcano and died.
Flightradar24 tracking data shows the airplane departing from Latacunga-Cotopaxi International Airport (LTX/SELT) at 17:41 UTC and maneuvering near the Cotopaxi Volcano.
Last radar data show the aircraft at an altitude of 18,350 feet and an airspeed of 19 knots.

Sources:

http://www.swissinfo.ch/eng/accident-abroad_swiss-aviator-killed-in-ecuador-plane-crash/41352482
https://www.ibtimes.co.in/eric-guilloud-mission-fly-aroud-world-dies-after-crashing-plane-into-volcano-627567
https://www.flightradar24.com//data/airplanes/f-juke#5dd8c9e


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Mar-2015 10:03 gerard57 Added
29-Mar-2015 10:05 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]
29-Mar-2015 10:13 harro Updated [Date, Time, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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