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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210754
Last updated: 15 September 2021
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Date:05-MAY-2018
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic L39 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero Vodochody L-39
Owner/operator:Top Gun Voltige
Registration: ES-TGV
MSN: 432845
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Verticale Aizenay -   France
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:La Roche-Sur-Yon Les Ajoncs (EDM/LFRI)
Destination airport:La Roche-Sur-Yon Les Ajoncs (EDM/LFRI)
Investigating agency: BEA
Narrative:
Bird strike with a flock of ducks at 1200 feet, four minutes after takeoff.
One bird broke through the canopy and hit the pilot.

Sources:

https://www.bea.aero/en/investigation-reports/notified-events/detail/event/accident-to-the-aero-vodochody-l39-registered-es-tgv-on-05052018-at-aizenay/


Images:

Photo of ES-TGV courtesy AirHistory.net


Châteauroux - Déols (LFLX / CHR)
22 August 2019; (c) Gert Jan Mentink

Revision history:

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11-May-2018 18:09 harro Added

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