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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161403
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Date:12-OCT-2013
Time:11:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic E300 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Extra EA-330LC
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZS-BUL
MSN: 1307
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Secunda Airport - FASC, Mpumalanga -   South Africa
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:FASC
Destination airport:FASC
Investigating agency: CAA SouthAfrica
Narrative:
The aircraft crashed during a display at the Secunda Airshow 2013. Sadly the pilot, former world aerobatic champion, Red Bull Air Race pilot and South African Airways captain Glen Dell "subsequently died from his injuries a few hours after been airlifted to a hospital in Johannesburg"

Sources:

https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/Aerobatic-pilot-dies-after-show-crash-20131012
http://ewn.co.za/2013/10/12/Pilot-dies-in-Secunda-Airshow-crash
http://www.enca.com/south-africa/crash-pilot-dies
2019: https://www.iol.co.za/news/south-africa/gauteng/airshow-organisers-slapped-with-r17m-lawsuit-over-fatal-crash-19592606

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: CAA SouthAfrica
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report

Media:


Images:


Kittyhawk Airfield 12 February 2013

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Oct-2013 16:44 Alpine Flight Added
12-Oct-2013 17:04 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Damage, Narrative]
12-Oct-2013 17:05 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type]
12-Oct-2013 17:34 Topaz Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
12-Oct-2013 17:48 harro Updated [Embed code]
12-Oct-2013 19:00 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code]
12-Oct-2013 20:31 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type]
13-Oct-2013 03:28 Geno Updated [Source]
13-Oct-2013 07:44 seref737 Updated [Source]
13-Oct-2013 17:04 Anon. Updated [Photo, ]
13-Oct-2013 17:04 harro Updated [Source]
17-Oct-2013 07:32 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]
21-Oct-2013 17:53 neur0genic Updated [Narrative]
02-Mar-2019 09:59 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]

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