Accident Cessna 210M Centurion V5-DAT, 22 May 2011
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Date:22-MAY-2011
Time:14:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C210 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 210M Centurion
Owner/operator:Desert Air
Registration: V5-DAT
MSN: 21061613
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Pre-Flight Inspection at Hosea Kutako International Airport - FYWH -   Namibia
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Hosea Kutako International Airport - FYWH
Destination airport:Epacha Lodge Airport - FYEP
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A 21 Year old Namibian Pilot turned the aircraft propeller during a pre-flight.
The prop hit him on the head.
He was found next to the aircraft by his colleagues, rushed to hospital but was declared brain dead shortly after arrival.

Sources:

http://www.flyafrica.info/forums/showthread.php?38785-AFR-%92n-Jong-Namibiese-vlie%EBnier-sterf-na-fratsongeluk
https://www.namibiansun.com/story/propeller-puts-pilot-hospital


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-May-2011 13:03 Flyafrica Added
23-May-2011 17:09 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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