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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21540
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:24-APR-2005
Time:08:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk 22
Owner/operator:DH Chipmunk CC
Registration: ZS-BTO
MSN: C1/0360
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:What's Landing, near East London, Eastern Cape -   South Africa
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:FAEL (East London)
Destination airport:FAEL (East London)
Investigating agency: CAA SouthAfrica
Narrative:
Pilot did a forced landing in dense bush after the engine quit, possibly as a result of carburettor icing

Sources:

1. http://www.airliners.net/photo/De-Havilland-DHC-1/0830797/L
2. http://www.caa.co.za/Pages/Default.aspxresource%20center/accidents%20&%20incid/reports/2005/7952.pdf

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jul-2008 03:59 Topaz Added
07-Nov-2011 10:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]

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