Accident Pilatus PC-12/45 HB-FOJ, Tuesday 26 May 1998
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Date:Tuesday 26 May 1998
Time:06:15 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic PC12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Pilatus PC-12/45
Owner/operator:Avcon Ltd.
Registration: HB-FOJ
MSN: 158
Year of manufacture:1996
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Brno-Turany -   Czech Republic
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Brno-Turany
Destination airport:Altenburg-Nobitz (AOC/EDAC)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed when attempting to return to the airport shortly after takeoff. A flap asymetry sitiation occurred after takeoff. Power was reduced to the Beta range on approach; the pilot lost control and crashed. Occupants (56/30).

Accident investigation:
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Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Final Report by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Czech Republic on the accident to the Pilatus PC-12/45 aircraft, HB-FOJ on 26 May 1998 at aerodrome of Brno-Turany, Czech Republic
Hamburger Abendblatt 28 May 1998

Revision history:

02-Apr-2008 05:32 harro Added
04-Feb-2010 00:06 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Destination airport]
26-Feb-2018 08:53 TB Updated [Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Jul-2020 05:42 RN Updated [Narrative]
05-Jul-2020 05:43 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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