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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247970
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Type:Silhouette image of generic VM1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aerocomp VM-1 Esqual
Registration: EC-ZFF
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Totana aerodrome (LETX) -   Spain
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:LETX
Destination airport:LETX
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
The Esqual VM1C aircraft, registration EC-ZFF, had to make an emergency landing on unprepared terrain after takeoff from Totana aerodrome (Murcia).

The flight started at approximately 13:30 local time from Totana aerodrome (Murcia), with the intention of performing a local flight. According to the information provided by the pilot, during the initial climb the engine stopped completely. As a consequence, the pilot made an emergency landing about 200 m from runway heading 03. During rollout, the nose gear collapsed causing damage to the aircraft.
The pilot was not injured.


Revision history:

18-Feb-2021 20:56 harro Added
18-Feb-2021 20:57 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location]

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