Accident Rainbow Aerotrike Scout ZU-FKO, Tuesday 26 May 2015
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Date:Tuesday 26 May 2015
Time:17:15
Type:Rainbow Aerotrike Scout
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZU-FKO
MSN: S062
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Category:Accident
Location:Springs airfield (FASI), Del Fouche -   South Africa
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Springs Aerodrome (FASI)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: CAA S.A.
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
The weight-shift-control (wsc) trike crashed upon takeoff under unknown circumstances. The pilot did not survive the crash.

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: CAA S.A.
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report

Sources:

http://news.iafrica.com/sa/994610.html
https://springsadvertiser.co.za/120138/microlight-crashed-minutes-after-take-off/

http://www.caa.co.za/Pages/Default.aspxOccurence%20Reports/2015/May%202015.pdf

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-May-2015 06:58 gerard57 Added
27-May-2015 14:40 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Jun-2015 19:42 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]

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