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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 263156
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:25-MAY-2021
Time:c. 17:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic KFAB model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Kitplanes for Africa Bushbaby
Owner/operator:
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Polokwane Civil Aerodrome (PTG/FAPP), Polokwane, Limpopo -   South Africa
Phase: Take off
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Polokwane International Airport (FAPP)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft was partially consumed by fire subsequent to impact with off-airport terrain shortly after takeoff from Polokwane Civil Aerodrome (PTG/FAPP), Polokwane, Limpopo. The sole pilot onboard the airplane received serious burn injuries and was transported to hospital, but passed away the next day.

Sources:

https://reviewonline.co.za/465471/polokwane-man-rushed-to-hospital-after-helicopter-crash/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-May-2021 01:17 Geno Added
28-May-2021 06:55 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
29-May-2021 18:41 Raffles Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]

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