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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248543
Last updated: 15 June 2021
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Date:05-MAR-2021
Time:18:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic DA40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Diamond DA-40NG Diamond Star
Owner/operator:Cannes Aviation
Registration: F-HRPM
MSN: 40.N336
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:50 km NW off Calvi, Corsica -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Ajaccio-Napoleon Bonaparte Airport (AJA/LFKJ)
Destination airport:Cannes-Mandelieu Airport (CEQ/LFMD)
Investigating agency: BEA
Narrative:
While en route, the pilot observed a decrease in engine power. He turned back and ditched 30 NM north-west of Calvi. The three occupants evacuated the aeroplane and boarded the life raft.

Sources:

https://france3-regions.francetvinfo.fr/corse/un-petit-avion-de-tourisme-avec-trois-personnes-a-bord-contraint-a-un-amerrissage-au-large-de-calvi-1985179.html
https://france3-regions.francetvinfo.fr/corse/un-petit-avion-de-tourisme-avec-trois-personnes-a-bord-contraint-a-un-amerrissage-au-large-de-calvi-1985179.html
https://www.bea.aero/en/investigation-reports/notified-events/detail/accident-to-the-diamond-da40-registered-f-hrpm-on-05-03-2021-en-route/

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/FHRPM


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Mar-2021 18:22 Captain Adam Added
05-Mar-2021 18:28 harro Updated [Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Category]
05-Mar-2021 18:28 harro Updated [Category]
05-Mar-2021 18:29 harro Updated [Time, Nature, Destination airport]
06-Mar-2021 02:24 Captain Adam Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative, Category]
07-Mar-2021 18:21 Anon. Updated [Source]
12-Mar-2021 20:55 harro Updated [Departure airport]
12-Mar-2021 20:58 harro Updated [Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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