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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 242600
Last updated: 2 October 2020
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Date:18-SEP-2020
Time:11:33
Type:Silhouette image of generic FOX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
SkyStar Kitfox Series 6
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: HB-YLH
C/n / msn: S60110-65
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Grenchen Airport (ZHI/LSZG) -   Switzerland
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Grenchen Airport (ZHI/LSZG)
Destination airport:Bad Ragaz Airfield (LSZE)
Investigating agency: STSB Switzerland
Narrative:
Shortly after take-off, the engine power of the aircraft dropped. During the following turn back, the aircraft crashed into a field next to the airfield.

Sources:

https://www.bluewin.ch/de/newsregional/nord/kleinflugzeug-verunfallt-beim-flughafen-grenchen-so-439865.html
https://www.flightforum.ch/board/topic/103992-18092020-skystar-kitfox-6-hb-ylh-lszg-notlandung-nach-start/

https://www.sust.admin.ch/inhalte/AV-berichte/HB-YLH.pdf
https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/5/85301_1569954720.jpg (photo)


Images:


Photo: Kantonspolizei Solothurn

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Sep-2020 13:29 gerard57 Added
19-Sep-2020 05:54 harro Updated [Departure airport, Photo]
19-Sep-2020 05:59 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
19-Sep-2020 07:05 RobertMB Updated [Location, Source]
02-Oct-2020 08:59 harro Updated [Time, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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