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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68042
Last updated: 17 October 2021
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Time:12:47 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C42 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Comco Ikarus C42B
Registration: D-MKUD
MSN: 0403-6590
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bremgarten Airfield, Eschbach near Bad Krozingen -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:EDTB - Bremgarten
Destination airport:EDTB - Bremgarten
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
The Ikarus C42 was on a training flight. During approach on runway 23 at Bremgarten it collided mid-air with a Yakovlev YAK-3UA which was in an air-to-air photography fly-by. The warbird ripped off most of the left wing of the C42 which crashed c. 1000 m before the runway threshold. Both occupants of the C42 were seriously injured, one of them died one day later.
The YAK-3UA made a successfull emergency landing at Bremgarten.

Sources:,templateId=raw,property=publicationFile.pdf/Bulletin2009-08.pdf (BFU preliminary factual report)

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

Revision history:

25-Aug-2009 00:44 izl-info Added
25-Aug-2009 01:11 RobertMB Updated
25-Aug-2009 01:35 Anon. Updated
25-Aug-2009 03:45 RobertMB Updated
25-Aug-2009 08:07 Bleiente Updated
26-Aug-2009 00:28 Anon. Updated
26-Aug-2009 21:13 Anon. Updated
20-Mar-2010 08:35 jahnHo Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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