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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212720
Last updated: 12 September 2021
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Time:12:40 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic Z37P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Let Z-37A Čmelák
Registration: OK-AGR
MSN: 25-38
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Klokočov, Havlíčkuv Brod, Vysočina -   Czech Republic
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Aircraft hit high-voltage power lines and crashed. Pilot seriously injured.

The cause of the air crash was an erroneous decision that led to a descent below the minimum height for VFR flights and the continuation of a curve low above the ground, which probably led to a deterioration in the pilot's ability to see and avoid overhead electrical wiring in a timely manner and resulting in an impact on overhead power lines and into the ground.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Photo of OK-AGR courtesy

Chrudim (LKCR)
18 September 2017; (c) Bart Hoekstra

Revision history:

29-Jun-2018 16:03 vpaluzga Added
29-Jun-2018 21:35 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source]
30-Jun-2018 09:12 iacobau Updated [Time, Damage]
30-Jun-2018 16:33 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
11-Nov-2018 14:41 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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