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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 241200
Last updated: 2 March 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic LX32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lilienthal X-32 Bekas
Registration: unreg.
C/n / msn: unk.
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Diakivka, Burynsky district, Sumy region -   Ukraine
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NBAAI Ukraine
An ultralight plane crashed in a sunflower field during an aerial application flight near Diakivka, Burynsky district, Sumy region, Ukraine. The pilot died in the crash.

The cause of the crash of the aircraft, similar to X-32-912, was the collision of the aircraft with the wires of the high voltage network and the loss of control and falling on a sunflower field.
Related factors:
- Flight on an aircraft not prepared for flight.
- The pilot's qualification has not been confirmed.
- Moderate alcohol intoxication of the pilot.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NBAAI Ukraine
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 3 months
Download report: Final report


Photo: The State Emergency Service of Ukraine

Revision history:

12-Sep-2020 09:31 gerard57 Added
12-Sep-2020 20:10 harro Updated [Narrative, Photo]
12-Sep-2020 20:14 harro Updated [Phase, Nature, Source]
02-Mar-2021 17:49 rudy Updated [Category]

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