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Date:23-DEC-2020
Time:c. 17:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna F172M Skyhawk (Reims)
Owner/operator:Fliegerverein München e.V.
Registration: D-EGIR
MSN: F17201360
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Pegnitz, Bayreuth region -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Landshut Airfield (EDML)
Destination airport:Kulmbach Airfield (EDQK)
Narrative:
A Cessna F172M Skyhawk (Reims) crashed near Pegnitz, Bayreuth region, under unknown circumstances.
The pilot (28) died in the crash and the aircraft was destroyed.

Sources:

https://www.bild.de/news/inland/news-inland/kleinflugzeug-abgestuerzt-28-jaehriger-pilot-stirbt-74611072.bild.html
https://www.radio-plassenburg.de/flugzeug-bei-pegnitz-abgestuerzt-junger-pilot-aus-muenchen-stirb-in-den-truemmern-6880348/#

https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/6/48639_1601076340.jpg (photo)
https://www.planespotters.net/photo/1003033/d-egir-private-reims-cessna-f172m-skyhawk


Images:

Photo of D-EGIR courtesy AirHistory.net


Dresden (EDDC / DRS)
8 July 2006; (c) Georg Noack

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Dec-2020 08:09 gerard57 Added
24-Dec-2020 11:24 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Destination airport, Source]
24-Dec-2020 12:22 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Dec-2020 15:45 Anon. Updated [Destination airport]
24-Dec-2020 18:57 RobertMB Updated [Destination airport]
24-Dec-2020 19:25 DSC Updated [Source]
25-Dec-2020 19:14 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
25-Dec-2020 19:35 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
26-Dec-2020 16:06 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source]
27-Dec-2020 00:22 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source]
27-Dec-2020 09:34 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
27-Dec-2020 10:53 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
27-Dec-2020 12:48 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
27-Dec-2020 13:16 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]

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