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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 242520
Last updated: 4 July 2021
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Date:17-SEP-2020
Time:10:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk
Owner/operator:Quax Club
Registration: D-ELLY
MSN: C1/0584
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Paulinenaue -   Germany
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Bienenfarm Airfield (EDOI)
Destination airport:Bienenfarm Airfield (EDOI)
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Narrative:
The plane had taken off from the Bienenfarm airfield in the morning and crashed into a field just a few hundred metres behind the airfield.
The pilot (68) was killed, passenger was seriously injured.

Conclusions
The aircraft accident was due to the following chain of events:
- Engine malfunction during initial climb before or while passing obstacles in extension of the runway.
- Initiation of a turn
- Falling below the required airspeed or exceeding the critical angle of attack in a banked attitude
- Aircraft stalling at too low an altitude for a successful recovery maneuver

Sources:

https://www.maz-online.de/Lokales/Havelland/Friesack/Kleinflugzeug-in-Paulinenaue-abgestuerzt
https://www.rbb24.de/panorama/beitrag/2020/09/kleinflugzeug-im-havelland-abgestuerzt.html
https://www.openspotter.org/bild.php?blid=70184
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Photo: https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/2/44168_1189625061.jpg

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 7 months
Download report: Final report

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Sep-2020 13:36 borchi Added
17-Sep-2020 13:37 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
17-Sep-2020 13:39 harro Updated [Departure airport]
17-Sep-2020 16:35 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
11-May-2021 19:23 harro Updated [Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative, Accident report]

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