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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 216236
Last updated: 23 November 2019
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Time:12:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PIAE model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pipistrel Alpha Electro
Registration: I-D057
C/n / msn: 883 AE 60
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Vosseberg, near Stadskanaal Airfield (EHST) -   Netherlands
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Drachten Airfield (EHDR)
Destination airport:Stadskanaal Airfield (EHST)
The Pipistrel Alpha Electro, an electric plane, crashed under unknown circumstances in a field along the road N975, about 2 km from Stadskanaal Airfield in the Netherlands. There was a post-impact fire. The pilot was fatally injured.

Flight tracking data from Flightradar24 suggests that the aircraft had just joined the traffic circuit for an approach to Stadskanaal Airfield. The last recorded datapoint was at the end of the downwind leg.

Politie Groningen


Photo of I-D057 courtesy

Deventer - Teuge (EHTE)
7 July 2018; (c) Bart Hoekstra

I-D057 at Brasschaat Airfield, 15 Sept. 2018 (c) H.Ranter/Aviation Safety Network

Revision history:

13-Oct-2018 12:26 Iceman 29 Added
13-Oct-2018 12:27 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
13-Oct-2018 12:29 Iceman 29 Updated [Location]
13-Oct-2018 12:46 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Plane category]
13-Oct-2018 12:53 Anon. Updated [Cn]
13-Oct-2018 12:54 Iceman 29 Updated [Source]
13-Oct-2018 13:00 Harro Updated [Photo]
13-Oct-2018 13:20 Harro Updated [Total fatalities, Departure airport, Source]
13-Oct-2018 13:39 Iceman 29 Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Embed code, Narrative, Photo]
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13-Oct-2018 13:45 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Source]
13-Oct-2018 15:03 harro Updated [Narrative]
13-Oct-2018 15:05 harro Updated [Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
13-Oct-2018 15:17 harro Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Oct-2018 15:18 harro Updated [Embed code]

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