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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 249450
Last updated: 17 January 2022
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna F172G Skyhawk
Owner/operator:ATIS Aviation
Registration: ZS-PXK
MSN: 0258
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Vereeniging (FAVV) -   South Africa
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Vereeniging Airport (FAVV)
Destination airport:Vereeniging Airport (FAVV)
Investigating agency: CAA SouthAfrica
It was reported that a student was doing touch and goes at FAVV. During a second touch and go, the aircraft would not climb after the student had retracted the flops to 20 and took power. He elected to reduce power and he lost directional control. The aircraft veered off to the left of the runway. The student applied right rudder and brakes to no avail and the aircraft crossed Runway 15 and continued on the grass next to Runway 15 before the nose gear impacting a mole hill and the aircraft nosed over.


Revision history:

05-Apr-2021 07:11 harro Added
05-Apr-2021 07:12 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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