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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65167
Last updated: 18 April 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic Z42 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Zlín 142
Registration: CS-DIR
C/n / msn: 223
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Funchal Airport, Madeira -   Portugal
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Funchal Airport (FNC)
Destination airport:Funchal Airport (FNC)
The accident happened during an acrobatic manoeuvre (inverted flight) performed along the runway. After that, the airplane stalled and crashed. The passenger died two days after the accident.

Sources: homepage

Revision history:

24-May-2009 21:01 CV990 Added
25-May-2009 01:14 RobertMB Updated
25-May-2009 02:06 number78 Updated
26-May-2009 10:40 blind Updated
28-May-2009 11:50 Anon. Updated
28-May-2009 11:52 harro Updated
24-Dec-2010 10:32 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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