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Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:02-APR-2021
Time:01:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic DV20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
HOAC DV20 Katana
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: PH-SKM
MSN: 20074
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Hilversum Airfield (EHHV) -   Netherlands
Phase: Standing
Nature:-
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Narrative:
In the early hours of friday 02 april 2021 a fire broke out in a maintenance hangar, including a residential building, at the west-side of Hilversum Airfield (EHHV) and six aircraft were damaged or destroyed. An adjacent hangar was also damaged.

The following aircraft were involved:
D-EEND Cessna 182P Skylane c/n 18262622 (destroyed)
N611JP Piper PA-28-161 Warrior II c/n 28-7916111 (minor damage)
PH-LGR Van's RV-6 c/n 001 (destroyed)
PH-SKE Cessna 172P Skyhawk c/n 17274730 (destroyed)
PH-STN Cessna 172R Skyhawk c/n 17280929 (minor damage)
PH-1330 Schempp-Hirth Nimbus-2M c/n 28 (destroyed)
PH-3N5 Aeropro Eurofox c/n 10901 (substantial damage)

The following aircraft were saved and covered with soot:
D-ERJW Laverda F.8L Falco IV
N5418V Cessna R172K Hawk XP II
N94432 ERCO 415G Ercoupe
PH-DON Cessna 172P Skyhawk II
PH-FCO Sequoia F.8L Falco
PH-GYS Cessna F172N Skyhawk II (Reims)
PH-MFT HOAC DV20 Katana
PH-SKC Cessna F172N Skyhawk II (Reims)
PH-SKM HOAC DV20 Katana

credits: www.scramble.nl & www.aironline.nl

Sources:

https://www.upinthesky.nl/2021/04/02/grote-brand-op-vliegveld-hilversum-video/
https://www.nhnieuws.nl/nieuws/283488/huizen-ontruimd-door-brand-in-loods-op-vliegveld-hilversum
https://www.pilootenvliegtuig.nl/2021/04/02/video-brand-verwoest-hangar-op-hilversum/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0q8PJJMOWZw
https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/9273931


Images:

Photo of PH-SKM courtesy AirHistory.net


Groningen - Eelde (EHGG / GRQ)
17 October 2020; (c) Kas van Zonneveld

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Apr-2021 13:28 RobertMB Added
02-Apr-2021 17:41 RobertMB Updated [Narrative]
02-Apr-2021 22:51 RobertMB Updated [Source, Narrative]
02-Apr-2021 23:11 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
03-Apr-2021 07:20 Chieftain Updated [Narrative]
06-Apr-2021 06:58 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
24-Jun-2021 13:29 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Damage]

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