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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138460
Last updated: 6 September 2021
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Date:09-SEP-2011
Time:14:35 LT
Type:Utva Aero 3
Owner/operator:Letalski center Maribor
Registration: S5-MBB
MSN: 40199
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mislinjska Dobrava near Slovenj Gradec (LJSG) -   Slovenia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:LJSG
Destination airport:LJMB
Narrative:
In vicinity of Slovenj Gradec Airport (LJSG), an UTVA Aero 3 plane crashed. The pilot, a 36 year old man, died on the scene, the 35 year old copilot was injured and was taken to hospital. The crash ocurred on approach. Eyewitness reports of the plane rocking in the air just before it went down. Plane is an oldtimer of Yugoslave manufacture and is supposed to be notoriously difficult to fly.

Sources:

https://siol.net/slovenija/crna_kronika/2011/09/nesreca_sportnega_letala.aspx
http://www.rtvslo.si/crna-kronika/foto-v-nesreci-sportnega-letala-pri-slovenj-gradcu-umrl-36-letni-pilot/265918
https://www.24ur.com/novice/crna-kronika/v-blizini-slovenj-gradca-naj-bi-strmoglavilo-letalo.html
http://www.flugzeuginfo.net/acdata_php/acdata_aero3_en.php
http://www.airliners.net/photo/UTVA-Aero-3/1778199/L (photo)


Images:

Photo of S5-MBB courtesy AirHistory.net


Vara?din (LDVA)
18 June 2011; (c) Peter de Jong

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Sep-2011 11:17 dragobaby Added
09-Sep-2011 12:52 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Damage]
10-Sep-2011 02:28 RobertMB Updated [Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Nov-2011 01:27 Anon. Updated [Phase, Source]
26-Feb-2012 04:48 BRC Updated [Phase]
08-Jan-2013 10:30 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Destination airport, Source]
26-Aug-2018 07:11 Anon. Updated [Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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