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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137319
Last updated: 12 November 2020
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Type:Zlín Z-137T Agro Turbo
Owner/operator:Aero Slovakia
Registration: OM-NRK
C/n / msn: 049
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Zemplinske Jastrabie -   Slovakia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:operating area of Novosad
Destination airport:operating area of Novosad
Investigating agency: LNVU
A Zlin Z-137Agro Turbo crashed near Zemplinske Jastrabie. Plane hit electricity wires and crashed into trees. The pilot was killed.

Cause of air accident
• entrapment of high tension cables by the left winglet in the left descending turn, followed by the break-off of this winglet with adjacent part of the wing
• the pilot´s blinding could have contributed to the occurrence of the air accident.

Sources: (photo)

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

Revision history:

09-Jul-2011 01:19 wibault Added
09-Jul-2011 01:48 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source, Narrative]
10-Jul-2011 04:44 pepe Updated [Narrative]
01-Aug-2020 11:34 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Aug-2020 11:35 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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