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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 67850
Last updated: 5 April 2021
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Date:08-AUG-2009
Time:18:36
Type:Rolandas Kalinauskas RK-4 Minija
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: LY-XKD
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:near Kartena EYKT airfield -   Lithuania
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:EYKT
Destination airport:EYKT
Narrative:
Pilot was flying too low in a circuit, was dazzled by the sun, struck electricity lines and crashed. Pilot died on the way to hospital, and passenger - after 3 days.

Sources:

https://www.15min.lt/naujiena/aktualu/nusikaltimaiirnelaimes/lektuvas-rezesi-i-elektros-laidus-atnaujinta-12.38-val.-komentaras-59-51680?fid=2
https://www.delfi.lt/news/daily/crime/lektuvui-uzsikabinus-uz-elektros-laidu-zuvo-zmogus-atnaujinta.d?id=23486385

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Aug-2009 11:25 Kukanotas Added
13-Aug-2009 08:30 Kukanotas Updated
01-May-2020 08:38 harro Updated [Source, Accident report, ]

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