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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76424
Last updated: 17 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic TAMP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Socata TB9 Tampico
Owner/operator:Aéroclub Louis Rouland
Registration: F-GSZX
MSN: 1833
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Chalmazel -   France
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Berre-la-Farre Aerodrome
Destination airport:Vichy Aerodrome
Investigating agency: BEA
Entered a spin while climbing through 8500 ft but the pilot recovered. The airplane then entered a second spin and struck the ground at an altitude of 4470 feet.
Probable cause: The accident was due to the pilot's decision to initiate and continue the flight
despite the weather conditions incompatible with VFR. He lost control of the aircraft while flying with no outside visual references.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BEA
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Photo of F-GSZX courtesy

Berre - La Fare (LFNR)
3 May 2008; (c) Peter de Jong

Revision history:

20-Aug-2010 14:14 harro Added

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