Accident Aeroprakt A-22 Foxbat ZU-EFH,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152167
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Date:Tuesday 1 January 2013
Time:c. 07:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic AP22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Aeroprakt A-22 Foxbat
Registration: ZU-EFH
MSN: 149
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Phalaborwa, Limpopo -   South Africa
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:FAPH (Phalaborwa)
Destination airport:FAPH (Phalaborwa)
Investigating agency: CAA S.A.
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
An Aeroprakt A-22 Foxbat ultralight aircraft crashed and burned near Phalaborwa with two fatalities after the engine failed soon after take-off. The aircraft impacted the ground with an angle greater than 45° and burst into flames.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CAA S.A.
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


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Revision history:

01-Jan-2013 01:15 Topaz Added
01-Jan-2013 01:51 Topaz Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Departure airport, Source]
01-Jan-2013 04:40 Topaz Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Phase, Nature, Narrative]
01-Jan-2013 13:19 RobertMB Updated [Operator, Narrative]
02-Jan-2013 23:36 Topaz Updated [Source]

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