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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 45458
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-44-180 Seminole
Owner/operator:Martinair Vliegschool
Registration: PH-MLH
MSN: 44-96013
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:9 km W of Kampen, Vossemeer -   Netherlands
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Groningen-Eelde Airport (GRQ)
Destination airport:Lelystad Airport (EHLE)
Investigating agency: Dutch Safety Board
On August 14, 2002, a Piper PA-44-180, Netherlands registration PH-MLH, was destroyed when it impacted Lake Vossemeer, Netherlands. The flight instructor and two student pilots were fatally injured.
The right hand engine lost power at a moment when the left hand prop had been feathered to simulate an engine failure. The right hand engine was probably shut down inadvertently.
Control was lost and the airplane impacted the water.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: Dutch Safety Board
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years 1 month
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

28-Oct-2008 00:45 ASN archive Added
09-Oct-2012 04:42 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Oct-2012 07:08 harro Updated [Narrative]

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