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Last updated: 15 August 2018
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Date:04-AUG-2018
Time:10:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic TOBA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Socata TB-10 Tobago
Owner/operator:Motorfluggruppe Pilatus
Registration: HB-EZW
C/n / msn: 351
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hergiswil, Nidwalden -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Kägiswil OW aerodrome
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft crashed into a tree covered mountain in Hergiswil and burst info flames. All occupants a family of four, 2 adults and 2 children, were killed.

This plane was a machine of the Pilatus aircraft group, which was controlled almost exclusively by employees of the Pilatus aircraft factory.

Sources:

https://www.arcinfo.ch/articles/suisse/nidwald-un-aeronef-se-crashe-et-provoque-un-incendie-774762
https://www.suedostschweiz.ch/ereignisse/2018-08-04/absturz-von-kleinflugzeug-in-hergiswil-nw-fuehrt-zu-brand-im-umland
http://www.20min.ch/schweiz/zentralschweiz/story/Flugzeug-stuerzt-am-Lopper-NW-ab-12041924
http://www.20min.ch/schweiz/zentralschweiz/story/Flugzeug-stuerzt-am-Lopper-NW-ab-12041924
https://www.radiopilatus.ch/artikel/151972/
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https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/8623270


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Aug-2018 09:56 gerard57 Added
04-Aug-2018 10:06 gerard57 Updated [Time]
04-Aug-2018 12:43 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
04-Aug-2018 12:45 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
04-Aug-2018 14:19 Geno Updated [Source]
04-Aug-2018 18:44 Captain Adam Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
05-Aug-2018 11:57 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Aug-2018 12:32 Iceman 29 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]

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