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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145598
Last updated: 6 December 2021
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Date:12-MAY-2012
Time:08:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SS2T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ayres S-2R-T34 Turbo Thrush
Owner/operator:Airtrack Agricultural Corporation
Registration: RP-R2618
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:La Filipina village, Tagum City in Mindanao's Davao del Norte prov. -   Philippines
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Rockwell S-2R Thrush Commander was spraying pesticides over a banana plantation and crashed near La Filipina village, Tagum City in Mindanao's Davao del Norte province.
The pilot was killed.

PROBABLE CAUSE
The Aircraft Accident Investigation and Inquiry Board determined that the probable cause of this accident was the pilot lost control of the aircraft after collision with tree tops.

Sources:

http://www.caap.gov.ph/images/aaiib/2012acc/RP-R2618.pdf

https://www.philstar.com/Article.aspx?articleId=806326&publicationSubCategoryId=200
http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/news/regions/258024/1-killed-as-spray-plane-crashes-in-davao-norte/story/
http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.368598046531364.85710.129932623731242&type=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-May-2012 05:53 gerard57 Added
13-May-2012 01:32 gerard57 Updated [Source]
13-May-2012 05:18 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
14-May-2012 22:48 RobertMB Updated [Source]
07-Sep-2016 19:34 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Narrative]

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