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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204941
Last updated: 3 May 2021
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Time:13:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28RT-201T Turbo Arrow IV
Owner/operator:Flugschule Basel
Registration: HB-PGF
MSN: 28R-8131121
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Philippsburg, Baden-Wurttemberg -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Bāle-Mulhouse-Fribourg Airport (LFSB)
Destination airport:Speyer Airport (EDRY)
An Eurocopter EC 135P2+ helicopter and a Piper PA-28 aircraft both impacted the ground following a mid-air collision near Philippsburg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany. Both occupants on board each aircraft suffered fatal injuries.

The helicopter, operated by HEMS operator DRF Luftrettung, was performing a check- or training-flight (not yet verified) from Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden Airport. The Piper PA-28, belonged to a flight school at Basel, Switzerland and was performing a flight from Basel in the direction of Speyer. One eyewitness told on TV "The Piper suddenly appeared out of a cloud-formation."

Stuttgarter Nachrichten;art6011,2177716



Photo of HB-PGF courtesy

Locarno (LSZL / LSMO)
16 August 2013; (c) Joop de Groot

Revision history:

23-Jan-2018 16:18 Geno Added
23-Jan-2018 17:33 Copi Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
23-Jan-2018 19:29 flyflyfly Updated [Time, Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]
23-Jan-2018 21:22 Iceman 29 Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
24-Jan-2018 09:33 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
24-Jan-2018 12:07 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
24-Jan-2018 17:06 RebelX Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
24-Jan-2018 17:06 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
24-Jan-2018 19:24 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]

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