Incident Zivko Edge 540 N669RB, 24 Jan 2013
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Type:Silhouette image of generic EDGE model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Zivko Edge 540
Owner/operator:Chambliss Aerobatics LLC
Registration: N669RB
MSN: 0027
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ilopango -   El Salvador
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Zivko Edge 540 aerobatics plane, piloted by Kirby Chambliss, suffered an engine failure, while practicing for a performance at the Illopango, El Salvador Airshow. He descended into a rocky ravine and crashed onto the side of a steep embankment.

The airplane was badly damaged, but Kirby survived with superficial scrapes and bruises.

Sources: (photo)

Revision history:

28-Jan-2013 01:54 Nieuportt Added
28-Jan-2013 01:57 harro Updated [Narrative]
28-Jan-2013 03:13 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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