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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17817
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Date:28-MAY-1999
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BOLT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Steen Skybolt
Owner/operator:L.A. Lundie / Crew: P & C Cilliers
Registration: ZS-VVP
MSN: DABA 5
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Vergelegen Wine Estate, Somerset West, Western Cape -   South Africa
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Training
Departure airport:FASH (Stellenbosch)
Destination airport:FASH (Stellenbosch)
Narrative:
Father and son, Peter (53) and Charles (22) Cilliers were practising stunts for an airshow in their Steen Skybolt when the engine stalled 30m above the ground and the plane plunged to the ground.

Sources:

Peter was the father, and Charles the son. The description had their names & ages matched up the wrong way around.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-May-2008 06:04 Topaz Added
07-Nov-2008 08:37 Topaz Updated
06-Oct-2021 16:09 adriaan-pelzer Updated [Source, Narrative]

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