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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248889
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:17-MAR-2021
Time:06:10 UTC
Type:Solo Wings Windlass Aquilla
Owner/operator:Ballito Microlight School
Registration: ZU-CPJ
MSN: WA943
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:NE of Ballito Airfield -   South Africa
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Ballito Airfield
Destination airport:Ballito Airfield
Investigating agency: CAA SouthAfrica
Narrative:
A Solo Wings Windlass Aquilla ultralight trike, crashed in a sugar cane field shortly after takeoff. The two occupants sustained fatal injuries.

Sources:

https://www.news24.com/witness/news/kzn/pilot-passenger-die-in-microlight-crash-in-ballito-20210317
https://avcom.co.za/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=238976
http://www.caa.co.za/Latest%20Accident%20Reports/Preliminary%20Report%20-%20ZU-CPJ.pdf

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Mar-2021 08:41 Raffles Added
18-Mar-2021 08:42 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
13-Apr-2021 06:29 harro Updated [Time, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]
13-Apr-2021 06:31 harro Updated [Location]

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