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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192973
Last updated: 9 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP
Registration: CC-AGK
MSN: 172S11168
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hualapulli, between Villarrica and Lican Ray -   Chile
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:SCVI
Destination airport:SCVI
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Aircraft crashed with four on board; pilot and owner Javiera Elberg and famous Argentine aerobatic pilot CÚsar Falistocco passed away as well as one of the two passengers.
The pilot was practicing a spin manoeuvre at an altitude too low to recover. Contributing was the fact that the plane was operated with a centre of gravity at the limit.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

21-Jan-2017 07:53 Anon. Added
01-Feb-2018 18:23 Anon. Updated [Phase, Embed code]
01-Feb-2018 18:30 harro Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Embed code, Narrative]

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