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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226730
Last updated: 24 November 2021
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Time:16:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic DA40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Diamond DA40 D Diamond Star
Owner/operator:Keilir Aviation Academy
Registration: TF-KFC
MSN: D4.370
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Djupidalur, Westfjord region -   Iceland
Departure airport:Keflavík International Airport (KEF/BIKF)
Destination airport:Keflavík International Airport (KEF/BIKF)
Investigating agency: TSB Iceland
Solo student pilot entered strong downdraft, which led the aircraft to a ground collision. Nobody was hurt and the aircraft received minor damage.

Sources: ( with video )

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: TSB Iceland
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 8 months
Download report: Final report



Photo of TF-KFC courtesy

Keflavík (BIKF / KEF)
14 April 2015; (c) Erik Sleutelberg

Revision history:

01-Jul-2019 18:01 Eccos Added
11-Jul-2019 17:57 Eccos Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source]
06-Jan-2021 22:43 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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