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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 243804
Last updated: 27 October 2020
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Date:11-OCT-2020
Time:c. 12:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic SF25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Scheibe SF 25E Super Falke
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: F-CHCC
C/n / msn: 4365
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Málaga-La Axarquía-Leoni Benabu Airport (LEAX), Málaga -   Spain
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Málaga-La Axarquía-Leoni Benabu Airport (LEAX)
Destination airport:Málaga-La Axarquía-Leoni Benabu Airport (LEAX)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Narrative:
The Scheibe SF 25 Falke motor glidertook off from Málaga-La Axarquía-Leoni Benabu Airport (LEAX), for a local flight with two persons on board.
A few minutes into the flight the pilot was incapacitated and the passenger, who had no knowledge of flying, tried to return to the departure aerodrome to land the aircraft.
During the landing maneuver, the aircraft hit the airfield fence and crashed
The pilot died on impact and the passenger was seriously injured. The aircraft was destroyed.

Sources:

https://www.elmundo.es/andalucia/malaga/2020/10/11/5f8305f321efa0f3698b45bd.html
https://cadenaser.com/emisora/2020/10/11/ser_malaga/1602399265_571064.html
https://www.diariosur.es/sucesos/incendio-calcina-nave-20201011100814-nt.html
https://www.mitma.gob.es/organos-colegiados/ciaiac/investigacion/2020/a-041-2020
http://tagazous.free.fr/photos/highdef/9/9220.jpg (photo)

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Oct-2020 12:07 harro Added
11-Oct-2020 12:10 harro Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
11-Oct-2020 14:21 RobertMB Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
11-Oct-2020 21:45 Captain Adam Updated [Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
27-Oct-2020 15:53 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

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