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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208984
Last updated: 25 September 2018
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Date:08-APR-2018
Time:17:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic YK18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Yakovlev Yak-18A
Owner/operator:private
Registration: F-AZYK
C/n / msn: 1162624
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lens-Bénifontaine (LFQL), (Pas-de-Calais) -   France
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Lens-Bénifontaine Airport (XLE/LFQL)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The vintage plane crashed impacted the ground and burst into flames during an aerobatic manoeuvring. Both occupants (57/60) died in the crash.

Sources:

www.horizonradio.fr
https://france3-regions.francetvinfo.fr/hauts-de-france/pas-calais/lens/crash-avion-aerodrome-benifontaine-intervention-pompiers-cours-1455111.html
https://www.facebook.com/france3nordpasdecalais/videos/1898635770181902/?hc_ref=ARQKxhfRuNmU3IsUzWqpvsYq7bg2UONe6qB_WG8ko_amGYiyIj2kjLS-RAVOAgCUeVE
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https://www.flickr.com/photos/99352218@N03/20840682963
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yakovlev_Yak-18


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Apr-2018 17:38 gerard57 Added
08-Apr-2018 17:41 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type]
08-Apr-2018 18:22 harro Updated [Registration, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Apr-2018 18:50 ctyone Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
08-Apr-2018 23:10 Geno Updated [Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source]
08-Apr-2018 23:22 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
09-Apr-2018 07:29 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
09-Apr-2018 08:51 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
09-Apr-2018 11:21 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Photo, ]
10-Apr-2018 09:52 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
10-Apr-2018 12:11 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Embed code]
10-Apr-2018 12:13 TB Updated [Narrative]
12-Apr-2018 10:34 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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