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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 197210
Last updated: 26 June 2019
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Date:07-AUG-2017
Time:c. 10:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AVID model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avid Flyer
Owner/operator:private
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Cenac-et-Saint-Julien, Périgord noir -   France
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The pilot (72) deployed the aircraft emergency parachute under unknown circumstances and landed in a tree.

Fire brigades had to secure places and help the pilot stuck in the aicraft at the top of trees, about ten meters away from the ground. A man of the "Groupe de reconnaissance et d’intervention en milieux périlleux (Grimp)" was raised, with a ladder, up to the device. He broke the windscreen of the plane to clear the victim, conscious and healthy.

Pilot was slightly injured.

Sources:

https://www.francebleu.fr/infos/faits-divers-justice/dordogne-un-ulm-chute-dans-un-arbre-cenac-et-saint-julien-1502097315
https://www.sudouest.fr/2017/08/07/dordogne-un-ulm-accroche-dans-les-arbres-les-secours-sur-place-3676746-2147.php


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Aug-2017 10:23 Iceman 29 Added
07-Aug-2017 10:34 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
07-Aug-2017 18:52 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
08-Aug-2017 15:57 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Embed code]

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