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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228863
Last updated: 14 September 2021
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Type:Pipistrel Panthera 152
Owner/operator:SVP AVIO Ltd.
Registration: S5-MTR
MSN: PX1520002
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Portorož Airport (POW/LJPZ) -   Slovenia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Portorož Airport (POW/LJPZ)
Destination airport:Portorož Airport (POW/LJPZ)
A prototype of the Pipistrel Panthera 152 made a belly landing during a test flightat at Portorož Airport (POW/LJPZ).
The reason of the accident is not known yet. The airport was closed for traffic till the removal of the aircraft from the runway.
Aircraft damage is relative minor and one was injured.
Weather at LJPZ when the accident happened:
LJPZ 101000Z 29004KT 260V330 CAVOK 24/12 Q1017
LJPZ 100930Z 30004KT 260V340 CAVOK 23/13 Q1017

Direct cause
Impact of the airplane with a runway during landing, without landing gear extended.
Indirect cause
Poor execution of procedures for lowering the landing gear according to the prescribed checklist during the preparation phase for landing. Insufficient check of the Landing gear position indication (also visual conformation Landing gear selector switch position selection prior to landing).

Sources: (photo)

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

Revision history:

10-Sep-2019 11:48 valuk Added
10-Sep-2019 12:46 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
10-Sep-2019 13:56 Anon. Updated [Operator, Nature]
10-Sep-2019 15:12 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
10-Sep-2019 15:13 RobertMB Updated [Source]
10-Sep-2019 18:29 harro Updated [Operator, Total occupants]
26-Oct-2020 07:30 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Oct-2020 07:31 harro Updated [Operator, Accident report]

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