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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 199246
Last updated: 13 September 2020
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Date:26-AUG-2017
Time:13:55 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic DR40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robin DR.400 Ecoflyer 2.0S
Owner/operator:Fliegerclub Traunsee
Registration: F-HECA
C/n / msn: 2606
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Gmunden-Laakirchen Airfield (LOLU) -   Austria
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Gmunden Airfield (LOLU)
Destination airport:Gmunden Airfield (LOLU)
Narrative:
At about 13:15 UTC, the pilot took off from Gmunden Laakirchen airfield for a sightseeing flight with the Robin DR 400 aircraft, carrying three passengers. After about 50 minutes flight time, already on the return flight, the pilot noticed a stuttering of the engine in the area of the Traunstein at an altitude of about 5500 ft. Therefore he decided to fly directly back to the airfield and requested immediate landing clearance.
After touching down approximately in the last third of runway 08, the aircraft could not be stopped until the end of the runway. The pilot flew under a crossing power line in the extension of the runway and crashed about 175 m after the runway end into the opposite slope, where the aircraft came to a standstill.
The pilot and the three passengers suffered injuries, some of them severe.

Sources:

http://www.nachrichten.at/oberoesterreich/Vier-Verletzte-bei-Absturz-eines-Leichtflugzeuges;art4,2661527
http://ooe.orf.at/news/stories/2862560/
https://www.bmk.gv.at/dam/jcr:83a81dd1-de0c-4515-80c4-e56fc89056f4/170826_zub_robin_dr400_85257_ua.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Aug-2017 06:26 transylvhwp Added
28-Aug-2017 06:28 harro Updated [Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
28-Aug-2017 18:10 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Jun-2018 09:12 Anon. Updated [Damage]
13-Sep-2020 11:56 harro Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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