Accident Pipistrel Alpha Electro HB-SAA, Thursday 3 January 2019
ASN logo
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:Thursday 3 January 2019
Time:14:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PIAE model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Pipistrel Alpha Electro
Registration: HB-SAA
MSN: 827 AE 60
Year of manufacture:2017
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:2,5 km from Ecuvillens Airport (LSGE) -   Switzerland
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Ecuvillens Airport (LSGE)
Destination airport:Ecuvillens Airport (LSGE)
Investigating agency: STSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Shortly after take-off, the aircraft's electric propulsion system experienced a power loss followed by an emergency landing in a field. The aircraft was severely damaged during the landing.


Revision history:

16-Jan-2019 09:52 harro Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314