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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 237684
Last updated: 26 October 2020
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Date:05-JUL-2020
Time:17:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic TL20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
TL-2000 Sting S4
Owner/operator:Letalski center Maribor
Registration: S5-PGC
C/n / msn: 17ST456
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location: Podova, Rače near LJMB -   Slovenia
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Maribor Airport (MBX/LJMB)
Destination airport:Maribor Airport (MBX/LJMB)
Narrative:
The instructor and student trained the flight characteristics at low speeds and inadvertently brought the aircraft into a spin at low altitude. The pilot of a TL-2000 Sting activated the BRS parachute because the height was too low to safely pull out from uncontrolled spinning. Last recorded data on the flight radar was: altitude 2650 ft and speed 34 kts. The aircraft came down in a field. Without the rescue parachute, the consequences would have been catastrophic, the plane was completely destroyed. Instructor and student were not injured at all.

Sources:

https://www.24ur.com/novice/crna-kronika/v-blizini-pragerskega-strmoglavilo-letalo-pilot-in-kopilot-neposkodovana.html
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/s5-pgc#24dba4cd
https://www.sierra5.net/novice-novo/novice/item/3599-zasilni-pristanek-letala-v-blizini-mariborskega-letalisca


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Jul-2020 06:22 Ivan Added
06-Jul-2020 06:24 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Nature, Narrative]
06-Jul-2020 06:27 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source]
06-Jul-2020 14:07 tonka Updated [Date, Operator, Location, Destination airport]
19-Jul-2020 12:32 Anon. Updated [Location, Damage]
20-Jul-2020 06:32 Anon. Updated [Damage]
26-Oct-2020 17:26 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]

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