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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 262939
Last updated: 2 June 2021
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Date:22-MAY-2021
Time:10:35 CET
Type:Iris Aviacion 85
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: EC-XEA
MSN: 09036-2442
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bigastro, Alicante -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Garranchos San Javier - LELG (Murcia)
Destination airport:aeródromo de Catral (Alicante)
Narrative:
A light plane crash landed in an orchard after losing power. The pilot remained unharmed. Serious damage on propeller, landing gear and other parts of the aircraft

Sources:

https://www.elespanol.com/alicante/20210522/avioneta-estrella-huerto-sur-alicante-fuga-combustible/583192043_0.html
https://www.theolivepress.es/spain-news/2021/05/24/brits-lucky-escape-as-his-plane-crashes-into-lemon-trees-on-the-costa-blanca-in-spain/
https://www.mitma.gob.es/organos-colegiados/ciaiac/ultraligeros-motorizados-ulm/2021/ulm_a_009_2021


Images:

Photo of EC-XEA courtesy AirHistory.net


Murcia - Los Garranchos (LELG)
2 March 2019; (c) Sir Hofma

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2021 15:44 gerard57 Added
24-May-2021 10:55 gerard57 Updated [Source]
02-Jun-2021 05:37 Fusko Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Jun-2021 05:38 harro Updated [Aircraft type]

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