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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48244
Last updated: 17 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C42 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Comco Ikarus C42
Owner/operator:Vliegclub Westerwolde
Registration: PH-3G8
MSN: 9911-6218
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Sellingen -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Vledderveen
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: Dutch Safety Board
Mid-air collision between Comco Ikarus C42 PH-3G8 and an F-16 (FB-19) operated by the Belgian Air Force.
Both aircraft crashed. The two pilots of the F-16 ejected; one sustained fatal injuries.


Scamble 277;

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: Dutch Safety Board
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 10 months
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
24-Aug-2014 07:22 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]
24-Aug-2014 07:36 harro Updated [Location]
09-Dec-2019 14:07 TB Updated [Location]

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