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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225113
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Time:15:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic P208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Tecnam P2008 JC
Registration: YR-COV
MSN: 1078
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Nehoiaşu, Buzau -   Romania
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Ghimbav (LROV)
Destination airport:Constanța
Investigating agency: CIAS Romania
The aircraft crashed in a wooded area. The pilot and the passenger died.

The probable cause of the accident is the pilot's spatial disorientation during the flight in extremely low visibility conditions and the lack of reference to the natural horizon.
Contributing causes:
- The decision to continue the flight in case of constant reduction of visibility.
- Reduced flight experience.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CIAS Romania
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 9 months
Download report: Final report



Revision history:

15-May-2019 14:14 electrica768 Added
15-May-2019 14:15 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Damage]
15-May-2019 14:18 harro Updated [Time, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative, Photo]
15-May-2019 18:33 Alexthespotter Updated [Operator]
15-May-2019 19:14 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
15-May-2019 19:14 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
17-May-2019 12:30 RobertMB Updated [Cn, Narrative]
20-Feb-2021 12:57 harro Updated [Time, Location, Nature, Narrative, Category, Accident report]

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