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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 265743
Last updated: 19 September 2021
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Time:c. 12:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic MT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
AutoGyro MTOSport
Owner/operator:UL-Flugschule Thomas Kiggen
Registration: D-MTMZ
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Hildesheim Airfield (EDVM) -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Hildesheim Airfield (EDVM)
Destination airport:Hildesheim Airfield (EDVM)
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
A gyrocopter crashed on approach to Hildesheim Airfield (EDVM). Initial reports mention the aircraft losing parts in flight.
The owner of the flyingschool and the other occupant were killed.

Sources:,absturz550.html (photo)


Revision history:

21-Jul-2021 16:29 Anon. Added
21-Jul-2021 16:30 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
21-Jul-2021 16:31 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]
21-Jul-2021 19:54 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
22-Jul-2021 00:40 Captain Adam Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
22-Jul-2021 01:58 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
22-Jul-2021 02:28 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]
22-Jul-2021 07:09 harro Updated [Aircraft type]

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