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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232088
Last updated: 7 February 2020
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Date:12-JAN-2020
Time:18:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic FK14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
B&F Technik FK14 Polaris
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZU-EWD
C/n / msn: 14-052
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Springs -   South Africa
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Springs (FASI)
Narrative:
The ultralight crashed on approach to Springs Airfield (FASI) under unknown circumstances. Both occupants died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.timeslive.co.za/news/south-africa/2020-01-13-pilot-and-passenger-die-in-plane-crash-in-springs/
https://springsadvertiser.co.za/222110/two-die-in-plane-crash-in-new-era/

https://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/8/4/4/2745448.jpg?v=v40 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jan-2020 06:17 gerard57 Added
13-Jan-2020 06:18 gerard57 Updated [Date]
13-Jan-2020 09:49 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Narrative, Plane category]
13-Jan-2020 09:55 Anon. Updated [Registration]
13-Jan-2020 10:02 RobertMB Updated [Cn, Source]
13-Jan-2020 14:05 RobertMB Updated [Destination airport, Narrative]

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