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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207505
Last updated: 24 December 2019
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Date:20-OCT-2002
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PTS2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Christen Pitts S-2B Special
Owner/operator:
Registration: D-ETFF
C/n / msn: 5060
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Waldenburg-Sailach -   Germany
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:EDTX
Destination airport:
Narrative:
During performing aerobatics the aircraft impacted wooded terrain killing the two occupants.
According to investigations by the BFU the aircraft was overloaded. Because of this, the CG was not in the certified CG range.
Investigation reports attached for further information.

Sources:

http://www.fliegermagazin.de/download/files/flm_05_05_Unfall.pdf
https://www.bfu-web.de/DE/Publikationen/Untersuchungsberichte/2002/Bericht_02_3X260-0.pdf?__blob=publicationFile


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Mar-2018 13:58 TB Added
14-May-2018 13:36 wingwalker Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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