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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68091
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:10-SEP-2006
Time:12:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic YK55 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Yakovlev Yak-55
Owner/operator:Gabor Varga
Registration: SE-KHD
MSN: 870209
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Coast of Valletta -   Malta
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:LMML
Destination airport:LMML
Narrative:
Mid-air collision with a Yak-55 during Aero-GP in malta. The pilot of the Yak-55 was killed and the pilot of the Extra escaped injured. Both airplanes crashed into the sea and were destroyed.

Sources:

http://www.maltamedia.com/news/2005/ln/article_11480.shtml


Images:

Photo of SE-KHD courtesy AirHistory.net


Valletta / Marsamxett Harbour [ Off-Airport ]
9 September 2006; (c) John Visanich

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Aug-2009 00:36 Alpine Flight Added
13-Jul-2011 06:28 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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