Incident Quicksilver GT400S-R447L JR1039,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 292885
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Date:Sunday 9 October 2022
Time:c. 14:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic qsgt model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Quicksilver GT400S-R447L
Registration: JR1039
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Nanporo town, Hokkaido -   Japan
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Nanporo Skysports Park
Destination airport:Nanporo Skysoprts Park
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
An ultralight crashed into a farm field from the nose after 30 minutes of flight though the planned time of flight was about 20 minutes. The sole pilot received serious injuries of cervical and thoracic vertebrae fractures. The pilot reported that the airplane lost its speed from the height of 500 feet, gradually lost height and the engine stopped at 5 feet.
JTSB launched an investigation.


Revision history:

09-Oct-2022 10:19 isamuel Added
09-Oct-2022 14:21 isamuel Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Oct-2022 15:05 isamuel Updated [Other fatalities]
14-Oct-2022 07:40 isamuel Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]

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