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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 266996
Last updated: 24 January 2022
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Date:21-AUG-2021
Time:13:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic C42 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Comco Ikarus C42
Owner/operator:private
Registration: D-MSMA
MSN: 0505-6683
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Weiden/Latsch Airfield (EDQW) -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Weiden Airfield (EDQW)
Destination airport:Weiden Airfield (EDQW)
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Narrative:
When landing, the microlight hit the runway several times. The door on the left opened. The pilot decided to take off again. During the initial climb, the microlight rolled left, hit the ground and caught fire.

Sources:

https://www.br.de/nachrichten/bayern/pilot-stirbt-nach-unfall-am-flugplatz-weiden-latsch,SgjDhZF .
BFU21-0735-3X
https://www.bfu-web.de/DE/Publikationen/Untersuchungsberichte/2021/FBericht_21-0735-3X_C42_Weiden-Latsch.pdf?__blob=publicationFile

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 4 months
Download report: Final report


Images:

Photo of D-MSMA courtesy AirHistory.net


Weiden in der Oberpfalz (EDQW)
3 September 2019; (c) Joop de Groot

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Aug-2021 14:53 gerard57 Added
21-Aug-2021 18:34 harro Updated [Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
21-Aug-2021 18:35 harro Updated [Narrative]
22-Aug-2021 07:27 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]
06-Dec-2021 09:39 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
12-Dec-2021 11:42 Anon. Updated [Registration, Cn, Phase, Source]
19-Dec-2021 17:34 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report]

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