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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 253736
Last updated: 17 October 2021
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Date:19-APR-2021
Time:c. 17:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic DV20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Diamond DA20-C1 Eclipse
Owner/operator:Centre d'Estudis Superiors de l'Aviació (CESDA)
Registration: EC-LAO
MSN: C0537
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Sant Jaume dels Domenys, Baix Penedès -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Reus Airport (REU/LERS)
Destination airport:Reus Airport (REU/LERS)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Narrative:
The aircraft took off from Reus airport with a student pilot on board, with the intention of performing a local instruction flight under visual flight rules.
After takeoff, the aircraft headed towards the departure point E of the Reus airport CTR. Shortly after passing this point, the pilot radioed the air traffic control unit to declare an emergency due to engine failure.
The pilot made an emergency landing in a vineyard located in the municipality of Sant Jaume dels Domenys (Tarragona).
During the landing run, the aircraft was significantly damaged, mainly affecting the landing gear, propeller and front part of the fuselage.
The pilot was unharmed.

Sources:

https://www.diarimes.com/es/noticias/reus/2021/04/20/un_avio_del_cesda_aterra_emergencia_entre_vendrell_vilafranca_102609_1092.html
https://www.ccma.cat/324/una-avioneta-fa-un-aterratge-demergencia-enmig-dunes-vinyes-del-baix-penedes/noticia/3092495/
https://rctgn.cat/peces-informatives/actualitat/una-avioneta-fa-un-aterratge-demergencia-enmig-dunes-vinyes-del-baix-penedes/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Apr-2021 21:43 gerard57 Added
20-Apr-2021 23:15 RobertMB Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
20-Apr-2021 23:16 RobertMB Updated [Source]
05-May-2021 17:20 harro Updated [Destination airport, Narrative]
05-May-2021 17:20 harro Updated [Damage]

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