Accident Piper PA-28R-201 Arrow III G-OARI,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220655
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Date:Wednesday 9 January 2019
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-28R-201 Arrow III
Registration: G-OARI
MSN: 2837005
Year of manufacture:1988
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Mount Ernio -   Spain
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Cascais Airport (LPCS)
Destination airport:San Sebastián-Fuenterrabia Airport (EAS/LESO)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The aircraft took off from Cascais, Portugal at 09:30 local time on a flight to San Sebastian in Spain.
Contact was lost about 13:15 hours after the pilot was instructed to contacted the San Sebastian Tower controller.
It impacted a mountain in fog, killing both occupants.

The accident resulted from the decision to continue flying through an area where the meteorological conditions were below the minimums required for flights being conducted under VFR.
Improper flight planning is deemed to have contributed to the accident.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year
Download report: Final report



Revision history:

09-Jan-2019 14:59 gerard57 Added
09-Jan-2019 15:07 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
09-Jan-2019 16:27 KaliKeira Updated [Source]
09-Jan-2019 16:59 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
09-Jan-2019 17:22 KaliKeira Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
09-Jan-2019 17:24 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
09-Jan-2019 18:02 gerard57 Updated [Source]
09-Jan-2019 18:15 RobertMB Updated [Cn]
09-Jan-2019 20:24 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
09-Jan-2019 20:26 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
10-Jan-2019 10:24 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
10-Jan-2019 12:46 Iceman 29 Updated [Cn, Source, Narrative]
10-Jan-2019 21:03 RobertMB Updated [Cn]
11-Jan-2019 23:45 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
12-Jan-2019 08:12 gestudio Updated [Source]
01-Feb-2020 12:46 harro Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative, Accident report, ]

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