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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150301
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Time:22:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ZEPH model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATEC 122 Zephyr 2000
Registration: YR-5083
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Comana Airfield, Giurgiu -   Romania
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Clinceni Airfield
Destination airport:Comana Airfield
Investigating agency: CIAS Romania
The plane took-off from Clinceni airfield at about 18:00 for an unauthorized flight to Comana airfield near Giurgiu, which was closed at the time of the crash. In the crash, 30 meters before the airfield, the 51 years old experienced pilot, received multiple injuries which caused his death later at the hospital.

The accident was caused due to a collision with an obstacle during a night flight performed at a very low height, the pilot being under the influence of alcoholic beverages.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CIAS Romania
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

22-Oct-2012 01:00 bubu Added
16-May-2020 06:59 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Time, Operator, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
16-May-2020 07:00 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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