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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 267887
Last updated: 22 November 2021
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Date:19-SEP-2021
Time:c. 19:25 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic AB18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero Boero AB-180
Owner/operator:Club Argentino de Planeadores Albatros
Registration: LV-JYF
MSN: 012
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:San Andres De Giles Airfield, BA -   Argentina
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Banner and glider towing
Departure airport:San Andres De Giles Airfield, BA
Destination airport:San Andres De Giles Airfield, BA
Investigating agency: JST
Narrative:
An Aero Boero AB-180 180 glider tow aircraft crash landed at San Andres De Giles Airfield, after towing a glider lost its left main landing gear, nosing over and suffering damage on propeller, engine and left wingtip.
The pilot survived the crash.






Sources:

https://www.facebook.com/162522150514481/photos/el-aero-boero-180-lv-jyf-del-capa-con-uno-de-los-esquemas-de-pintura-que-tuvofot/1551153028318046/ (photo)

Basic report from JST (in Spanish):
https://jst.gob.ar/files/informes/88708570-2021.pdf

Photo of the aircraft on the airfield:

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E_vsEmCWUAgHa3d?format=jpg&name=900x900

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Sep-2021 05:49 poxipol Added
20-Sep-2021 09:40 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
24-Sep-2021 08:03 poxipol Updated [Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
01-Oct-2021 19:57 poxipol Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Oct-2021 20:00 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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