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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248106
Last updated: 16 November 2021
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Date:21-FEB-2021
Time:c. 14:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172L Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZS-SUI
MSN: 17260074
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Alberton, WSW of Rand Airport (QRA/FAGM), Germiston, Gauteng -   South Africa
Phase: Approach
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Bloemfontein International Airport (BFN/FABL)
Destination airport:Johannesburg/Germiston-Rand Airport (QRA/FAGM)
Narrative:
The aircraft sustained substantial damage upon impact with the roof of an industrial structure in Alberton while on approach to land at Rand Airport (QRA/FAGM), Germiston, Gauteng.
The two occupants onboard received minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.iol.co.za/news/lucky-escape-following-aircraft-crash-in-alberton-82408afc-044a-4e90-b4ec-1080161b0b5d
https://er24.info/incidents/alberton-lucky-escape-following-light-aircraft-crash/?fbclid=IwAR0NnZMvpPbzyHKnFgF8z-FJSkLWYSNJHgf7-gc1PKo9l30_yHhwjg2Z4ao

https://s3.eu-west-2.amazonaws.com/abpic-media-eu-production/pictures/full_size_0456/1690323-large.jpg (photo)


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Feb-2021 20:09 Geno Added
21-Feb-2021 23:30 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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