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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74324
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Date:13-MAY-2010
Time:20:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic C42 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Comco Ikarus C42B
Owner/operator:private
Registration: D-MKLU
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Odenthal-Altenberg -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Denmark
Destination airport:Gießen Lützllinden (EDFL)
Narrative:
Pilot activated the airplane's ballistic rescue parachute when he lost spatial orientation in poor weather. The airplane came down in a forest. Both occupants (49/49) were rescued after the pilot radioed his GPS coordinates.

Sources:

http://www.presseportal.de/polizeipresse/pm/62459/1613452/polizei_rheinisch_bergischer_kreis/rss
https://www.rundschau-online.de//html/artikel/1273842565363.shtml


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-May-2010 11:24 harro Added
14-May-2010 11:27 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Plane category, ]
15-May-2010 03:09 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport]
15-May-2010 03:11 TB Updated [Narrative]
16-May-2010 11:39 Anon. Updated [Destination airport]

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