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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 198472
Last updated: 26 June 2019
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Date:11-AUG-2017
Time:18:30 B
Type:Silhouette image of generic MCR1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dyn'Aéro MCR01 Ban-bi
Owner/operator:PRIVATE
Registration: I-
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Cassano allo ionio (Calabria) -   Italy
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:SIBARI
Destination airport:BENEVENTO
Narrative:
About five minutes after take-off, during the initial climb phase, the aircraft inadvertently entered a severe turbulence area (wind gusts reported at 40 knots along with lee waves, aka “rotors”) causing loss of control, hence entering a nose-down spin. After several useless attempts to recover the airplane, at a height of about 500 feet AGL, the pilot decided to deploy the emergency ballistic parachute. Upon touching the ground the two occupants escaped the aircraft reporting no injuries.

Sources:

Aeroclub Benevento


Images:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Aug-2017 18:53 Anon. Added
17-Aug-2017 19:14 Anon. Updated [Source]
17-Aug-2017 20:01 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
18-Aug-2017 06:46 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
18-Aug-2017 06:56 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
26-Jun-2019 12:12 Anon. Updated [Registration, Damage]

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