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Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:08-OCT-2015
Time:11:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic C42 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Comco Ikarus C42
Owner/operator:Pokhara Ultralight Company
Registration: 9N-ALI
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:a gorge between Mount Annapurna and Mount Machhapuchhre -   Nepal
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Pokhara
Destination airport:Pokhara
Narrative:
The ultralight plane is missing. 2 occupants was on board, a russian pilot (50) and south african women (40).
Wreckage has not been found yet.
As search operations have been suspended by 4 November 2015, both occupants are presumed to have died.
Om Sunday 13 November 2016 the wreckage of the ultralight plane was found. Both occupants had died in the crash of the plane.

Sources:

https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/ultralight-aircraft-goes-missing-over-pokhara-sky/
https://www.aviationnepal.com/an-ultralight-of-dragon-fly-operation-crashes-in-pokahra-pilot-killed/_
http://admin.myrepublica.com/feature-article/story/29446/ultra-light-aircraft-goes-missing-in-pokhara.html
https://www.onlinekhabar.com/2015/10/336651
https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/whither-did-it-go-whereabouts-of-missing-ultralight-not-traced-yet/
https://www.ecr.co.za/news/news/search-missing-da-leader-called/
http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-11/13/c_135826033.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Oct-2015 08:41 gerard57 Added
08-Oct-2015 10:09 Iceman29 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Narrative]
08-Oct-2015 10:11 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
15-Oct-2015 07:31 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Narrative]
15-Oct-2015 16:54 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]
15-Oct-2015 16:58 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Source]
15-Nov-2015 19:24 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
13-Nov-2016 16:34 gerard57 Updated [Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
08-Feb-2017 17:24 Anon. Updated [Source]

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