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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240370
Last updated: 22 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic ALTO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Direct Fly Alto
Registration: EC-XMF
C/n / msn: 13045-2710
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Viladamat airfield -   Spain
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Viladamat airfield
Destination airport:Viladamat airfield
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
The aircraft, registration EC-XMF, had taken off around 10:40 hours (Local Time) from Viladamat airfield, with the pilot and a passenger on board, to make a local flight.
After a little over an hour's flight, they returned to the field, joining the left-hand downwind section of the airfield traffic circuit, to land on runway 09.
On the final leg of the approach, the end of the aircraft's right-hand half-wing impacted a tree branch, which turned to the right and plunged into the ground. The two occupants were unharmed and the aircraft suffered significant damage.


Revision history:

22-Aug-2020 09:32 harro Added
22-Aug-2020 09:35 harro Updated [Cn]

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