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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232474
Last updated: 27 January 2020
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Date:25-JAN-2020
Time:13:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic PIVI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pipistrel Virus SW 100
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: LZ-TAB
C/n / msn: 769 SWN 100
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near village of Bazan, Ruse county -   Bulgaria
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Bazan (LBBZ)
Narrative:
The airplane came down in a forest during the approach phase of the flight, while attempting to land at Bazan airstrip (LBBZ). The most probable cause was the strong crosswind and the relatively little experience of the pilot (150 hours). Both occupants of the airplane suffered injuries - one (41-year old) suffered a broken arm and the other (52-year old) suffered head trauma.

Sources:

https://www.24chasa.bg/novini/article/8112135
https://www.dunavmost.com/novini/samoletat-e-padnal-zaradi-silen-vyatar


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Jan-2020 07:02 airman09 Added
27-Jan-2020 07:04 harro Updated [Aircraft type]

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