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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 243578
Last updated: 4 October 2020
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Date:04-OCT-2020
Time:06:50
Type:Ultralight trike
Owner/operator:Indian Navy
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:near Cochin NAS (VOCC) -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Cochin NAS (VOCC)
Destination airport:Cochin NAS (VOCC)
Narrative:
The Indian Navy ultralight trike crashed near Cochin NAS (VOCC) during a training flight.
Both pilots died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.daijiworld.com/news/newsDisplay.aspx?newsID=757606
https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Kochi/navys-glider-with-two-on-board-crashes-in-kochi/article32764609.ece
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/two-navy-personnel-die-after-a-training-glider-crashes-in-kochi/videoshow/78473088.cms


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Oct-2020 06:29 gerard57 Added
04-Oct-2020 06:56 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Plane category]
04-Oct-2020 08:33 RobertMB Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Oct-2020 08:39 RobertMB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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