Accident Diamond DA42 Twin Star HB-LUY, Monday 28 May 2012
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Date:Monday 28 May 2012
Time:c. 13:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DA42 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Diamond DA42 Twin Star
Owner/operator:Twin Club
Registration: HB-LUY
MSN: 42.196
Year of manufacture:2006
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Spornitz, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern -   Germany
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:EDOP
Destination airport:LFSB
Investigating agency: BFU
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The pilot of a Diamond DA42 Twin Star reported technical problems shortly after takeoff from Schwerin-Parchim Airport - EDOP and crashed in a wooded area near Spornitz, about 2km from the airport.

The co-pilot and a woman were killed. The pilot and another passenger on board were seriously injured and taken to a hospital by helicopter after being freed from the wreckage by rescue workers.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU
Report number: BFU CX009-12
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Sources: (photo)

Accident report - page 61 (in german):

Revision history:

28-May-2012 09:33 gerard57 Added
28-May-2012 10:48 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
28-May-2012 11:11 PC12 Updated [Time]
28-May-2012 11:39 charly1150 Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport]
28-May-2012 11:40 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
28-May-2012 13:11 Anon. Updated [Time, Source]
29-May-2012 00:59 Anon. Updated [Registration, Cn]
29-May-2012 02:27 RobertMB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Aug-2012 12:02 gnomy Updated [Narrative]
08-Sep-2012 10:32 Anon. Updated [Source]
18-Dec-2012 11:49 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
10-Feb-2018 19:40 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Narrative]
04-Jul-2022 21:18 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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