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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180169
Last updated: 21 November 2021
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Date:04-OCT-2015
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic g104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grob G-104 Speed Astir II
Owner/operator:
Registration: ZS-GYY
MSN: 4107
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Potchefstroom -   South Africa
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:FAPS
Destination airport:FAPS
Investigating agency: CAA SouthAfrica
Narrative:
The flight lasted for approximately 2 hours. During the return back to the aerodrome the pilot made a call while he was overhead Orky area and indicated that he will be going back to the airfield for a full stop landing on Runway 33 at FAPS. The aircraft impacted to the ground with both wings in an inverted position

Sources:

http://www.enca.com/south-africa/man-killed-north-west-glider-crash
http://www.caa.co.za/Occurence%20Reports/October%202015.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: CAA SouthAfrica
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Oct-2015 03:59 internationalflyerz Added
26-Mar-2021 10:48 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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