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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225971
Last updated: 2 September 2021
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Date:09-JUN-2019
Time:15:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C120 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 120
Owner/operator:Skywest Aviation Inc Trustee
Registration: N2888N
MSN: 13149
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:St. Marein, near Wolfsberg -   Austria
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Wolfsberg Airport (LOKW)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Cessna 120 crashed shortly after take-off from Wolfsberg Airfield (LOKW), possible due to an engine failure during the initial climb-out.
The pilot, who was sole onboard, escaped with serious injuries.

Sources:

https://kaernten.orf.at/news/stories/2986386/
https://www.salzburg24.at/news/oesterreich/kaernten-pilot-bei-leichtflugzeug-absturz-verletzt-71502676
https://www.5min.at/201906213586/leichtflugzeug-beim-start-abgestuerzt/
https://www.heute.at/oesterreich/kaernten/story/Kleinflugzeug-bei-Start-Versuch-abgestuerzt-55815757

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

4 Apr 1964 N2888N Unknown 0 Crystal, Robbinsdale, Minnesota sub


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jun-2019 18:32 Alpine Flight Added
09-Jun-2019 18:58 Alpine Flight Updated [Narrative]
09-Jun-2019 20:04 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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