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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224158
Last updated: 17 July 2019
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Date:20-APR-2019
Time:10:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic CH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Zenair CH 601 Zodiac
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: LZ-ASN
C/n / msn: 608-025
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Orizari, Plovdiv -   Bulgaria
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Belozem Airfield (BG-0040)
Destination airport:Belozem Airfield (BG-0040)
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced an in-flight wing separation and subsequent impact with terrain near the Marica River, in Orizari, Plovdiv, next to a stadium where a drone competition was to start.
The aircraft was destroyed and both occupants were fatally injured.

Sources:

http://www.pan.bg/view_article-1-474464-ot-myastoto-na-katastrofata-lek-samolet-se-razbi-do-stadiona-na-plovdivskot.html
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=c8d-9M6nSt8

https://www.flyingmag.com/technique/accidents/aftermath-pattern-failure


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Apr-2019 09:37 gerard57 Added
20-Apr-2019 12:19 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source]
20-Apr-2019 12:19 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]
20-Apr-2019 12:21 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]
20-Apr-2019 12:36 Fishbed Updated [Registration, Phase, Source, Narrative, Photo]
20-Apr-2019 12:37 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
20-Apr-2019 12:40 RobertMB Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
20-Apr-2019 12:40 harro Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Apr-2019 15:56 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]
22-Apr-2019 01:32 Geno Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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