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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189661
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Date:28-AUG-2016
Time:c. 21:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AP22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aeroprakt A-22LS
Owner/operator:Aéroclub de Bigorre
Registration: 65QV/F-JARN
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Laslades, Sarouilles (65 - Hautes-Pyrénées) -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Blois
Destination airport:Laloubère
Investigating agency: BEA
Narrative:
The aircraft took off about four hours earlier in Blois, they are preparing to land in Laloubère and impacted in a tree
One occupant (56) died, the pilot(76) was severly injured.
The aircratf, brand new, was bought by the club in 2016, may.

At the time of the accident, visibility was poor, in addition, the night was falling.

See BEA final report:
The accident is due to the decision of the pilot to pursue the flight in an unfavorable environment. In the conditions met during this flight, it was impossible in VFR to join directly the aerodrome of destination.



Sources:

http://actu.orange.fr/france/hautes-pyrenees-un-mort-et-un-blesse-grave-dans-un-crash-d-ulm-magic-CNT000000t5c4g.html
https://www.ladepeche.fr/communes/laslades,65265.html
https://www.nrpyrenees.fr/article/2016/05/31/58250-beau-comme-un-ulm-neuf.html

BEA final report:
https://www.bea.aero/uploads/tx_elydbrapports/BEA2016-0532.pdf

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Aug-2016 06:06 Iceman 29 Added
30-Aug-2016 15:57 gerard57 Updated [Damage]
30-Aug-2016 18:20 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative, Photo, ]
31-Aug-2016 15:00 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]
22-Mar-2017 10:59 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Source, Narrative, Photo, ]

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