Accident Robin DR.400/180R Remo 180 D-EWLA,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 315900
 
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Date:Sunday 25 June 2023
Time:c. 14:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic DR40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Robin DR.400/180R Remo 180
Owner/operator:Fliegerclub Lienzer Dolomiten
Registration: D-EWLA
MSN: 2447
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Category:Accident
Location:Lienz-Nikolsdorf Airfield (LOKL) -   Austria
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Banner and glider towing
Departure airport:Lienz-Nikolsdorf Airfield (LOKL)
Destination airport:Lienz-Nikolsdorf Airfield (LOKL)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A Robin Robin DR.400/180R Remo 180 crashed near Lienz-Nikolsdorf Airfield (LOKL). The aircraft was towing a glider that released the towing cable due to some problems and the aircraft crashed nose down.
The pilot died in the crash and the aircraft was destroyed by a post impact fire. The glider landed safely.


Sources:

https://tirol.orf.at/stories/3213243/
https://www.krone.at/3042476
https://www.kleinezeitung.at/oesterreich/6301611/Flugzeug-in-Osttirol-abgestuerzt_Eine-Person-tot
https://www.dolomitenstadt.at/2023/06/25/ein-todesopfer-bei-flugzeugabsturz-in-nikolsdorf/

https://www.airliners.net/photos/airliners/6/6/8/1039866.jpg (photo)

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jun-2023 14:49 gerard57 Added
25-Jun-2023 14:49 gerard57 Updated
25-Jun-2023 15:49 RobertMB Updated
26-Jun-2023 04:59 Anon. Updated
26-Jun-2023 05:01 harro Updated
26-Jun-2023 12:39 RobertMB Updated
28-Jun-2023 17:46 Anon. Updated

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