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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193909
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Date:01-MAR-2017
Time:18:57
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE55 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft Baron E55
Owner/operator:Bevrick (PTY) LTD
Registration: ZS-HEO
MSN: TE-822
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Midrand, Central Gauteng Province -   South Africa
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Training
Departure airport:FAGC
Destination airport:FAGC
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted the terrain in Randjespark northeast of Midrand in the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng Province. The airplane sustained substantial damage and the three occupants onboard received serious injuries. Post fire impact.
According to witnesses, the light aircraft crashed just after it took off from a nearby airport.
The pilot, a student and a passenger, had sustained severe third degree burns and all required rapid advanced life support intervention.

Sources:

https://citizen.co.za/news/south-africa/1444325/update-aviation-crash-in-midrand-three-injured/
https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/3-injured-in-light-aircraft-crash-in-midrand-20170301
https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/pics-residents-pull-plane-crash-victims-out-of-wreckage-20170301

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Mar-2017 20:35 Geno Added
02-Mar-2017 06:27 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
02-Mar-2017 06:34 Iceman 29 Updated [Phase, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
02-Mar-2017 10:45 paulm7010 Updated [Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Damage]
02-Mar-2017 15:36 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type]
02-Mar-2017 21:20 asylumkid Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
03-Mar-2017 06:03 Iceman 29 Updated [Operator, Source]
13-Oct-2018 16:48 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities]

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