Accident PZL-104 Wilga 35 D-EJBL, 16 Aug 1997
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Time:16:05 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PZ04 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
PZL-104 Wilga 35
Owner/operator:Fliegerclub Grossrückerswalde
Registration: D-EJBL
MSN: 140536
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Grossrückerswalde (EDAG) -   Germany
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:EDAG
Destination airport:EDAG
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Crashed to the ground after the rope of a winch hit the Wilga at an altitude of 40m AGL during initial climb with a SZD-50 Puchacz in aero-tow. The Puchacz landed safely. The passenger of the Wilga was killed, the pilot serious injured.


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

Revision history:

15-Feb-2009 03:55 Vaclav Kudela Added
13-Mar-2012 13:15 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
30-Jul-2012 09:32 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jul-2013 16:51 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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