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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247919
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna F172F Skyhawk
Registration: HA-SLF
MSN: 1040
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Siófok-Papkutapuszta Airport -   Hungary
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Siófok-Papkutapuszta Airport
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: TSB Hungary
The pilot of the Cessna F172F, registration HA-SLF, rejected his take-off from Siófok-Papkutapuszta Airport because of engine performance degradation and cabin smoke. He exited the aircraft and detected the engine compartment fire. He successfully extinguished the fire with the help of ground staff. There were no injuries.
The Investigating Committee of Transportation Safety Bureau has determined that the engine compartment fire was caused by hot exhaust gas leaking from the corroded RH muffler.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: TSB Hungary
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 8 months
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

17-Feb-2021 13:07 harro Added

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