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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 265199
Last updated: 22 October 2021
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Date:20-JUN-2021
Time:13:02 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic DA42 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Diamond DA42 NG Twin Star
Owner/operator:Flight Training Europe S.L.
Registration: EC-MCO
MSN: 42.N129
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:El Palmar de Troya (Sevilla) -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Jerez-La Parra Airport (XRY/LEJR)
Destination airport:Jerez-La Parra Airport (XRY/LEJR)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Narrative:
The DA-42NG, registration EC-MCO, took off at 12:39 UTC from Jerez Airport (LEJR), with two occupants on board, instructor and student, to perform an instruction flight.
According to the statements made by the occupants of the aircraft, at 13:02 UTC, shortly after starting the cruise phase, while flying in the vicinity of the town of El Palmar de Troya (Seville), they noticed a sudden jolt and realised that the passenger door had detached from the aircraft.
The occupants of the aircraft contacted the LEJR control tower services, requesting their return to the airport. The aircraft landed without further incident at 13:13 UTC.

The occupants of the aircraft were unharmed.

Sources:

https://www.mitma.es/organos-colegiados/ciaiac/investigacion/2021/a-027-2021


Revision history:

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06-Jul-2021 19:29 harro Added

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