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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 243790
Last updated: 12 July 2021
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Time:c. 16:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic PNR3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Alpi Pioneer 300
Registration: 37AHH
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Loches -   France
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Chatellerault/Targe Airfield (LFCA)
Destination airport:Chatellerault/Targe Airfield (LFCA)
Investigating agency: BEA
A Robin DR.400/140 Major (F-BXEU) and an Alpi Pioneer 300 (37AHH) crashed near Loches, France, following a mid-air collision. All five occupants died in the accident.
The DR.400 had departed Poitiers-Biard Airport (PIS/LFBI) while the Pioneer departed Chatellerault/Targe Airfield (LFCA) for an overflight of several castles in the Loire area.
After the collision, the Pioneer crashed on a stone fence and burst into flames. The DR.400 impacted vegetation.




Revision history:

10-Oct-2020 16:53 gerard57 Added
10-Oct-2020 17:05 Iceman 29 Updated [Source]
10-Oct-2020 17:29 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Narrative]
10-Oct-2020 18:05 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
10-Oct-2020 18:06 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
10-Oct-2020 18:25 RobertMB Updated [Time, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
10-Oct-2020 19:46 harro Updated [Category]
11-Oct-2020 10:06 RobertMB Updated [Time, Departure airport, Narrative, Category]
12-Oct-2020 05:54 harro Updated [Destination airport, Narrative, Category]

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