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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194341
Last updated: 11 May 2019
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Date:21-MAR-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172N Skyhawk
Owner/operator:
Registration: ZS-MYS
C/n / msn: 172-72250
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hekpoort, Gauteng -   South Africa
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:FALA
Destination airport:FALA
Narrative:
During a training flight, the engine did not respond to the power application and the student pilot executed a forced landing to the farm field terrain of Oestermoed Farm in Hekpoort, Gauteng. The airplane was partially consumed by the post-impact fire and the sole pilot onboard was seriously injured.



Sources:

https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/training-pilot-survives-light-aircraft-crash-20170321
https://www.ecr.co.za/news/news/training-pilot-survives-light-aircraft-crash-gauteng/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Mar-2017 17:27 Geno Added
22-Mar-2017 08:22 Anon. Updated [Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport]
10-Nov-2017 17:22 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]

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