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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74270
Last updated: 18 January 2022
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Time:20:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic WT9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aerospool WT-9 Dynamic
Registration: YL-AVL
MSN: DY 085/2005
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Adazi Airfield (EVAD) -   Latvia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Adazi Airfield (EVAD)
Destination airport:Adazi Airfield (EVAD)
Investigating agency: TAIIB Latvia
The aircraft did not reach the runway and crashed 200m short of the threshold. The pilot received serious injuries.

Causes of aviation accident (translated form Latvian)
3.2.1. The root cause of an accident
   The root cause of the accident was the human factor, which according to the human factor classification system can be classified as dangerous behavior and divided into two categories:
1. Errors - erroneous actions of the pilot while piloting an aircraft in a difficult situation due to insufficient qualifications and lack of experience;
2. Infringements - Failure to comply with the instructions in the Flight Manual.
3.2.2. Factors contributing to an accident:
- Pilot psychological stress at the time of opening the cockpit cover during landing. - Insufficient oversight of general aviation operations and compliance with civil aviation legislation, which in many cases creates a sense of permissiveness.

Sources: (photo)

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: TAIIB Latvia
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

10-May-2010 23:18 jmskydancer Added
11-May-2010 00:25 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-May-2010 13:29 RobertMB Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
11-May-2010 13:29 RobertMB Updated [Damage]
11-May-2010 13:39 RobertMB Updated [Source]
11-May-2010 14:04 RobertMB Updated [Source]
11-May-2010 22:42 jmskydancer Updated [Registration, Source, Damage, Narrative]
12-May-2010 03:04 RobertMB Updated [Time, Cn, Source]
11-May-2020 19:14 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source, Narrative]
11-May-2020 19:15 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Accident report, ]
11-May-2020 19:16 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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