Accident MDM-1 Fox SP-3828, Sunday 23 October 2022
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Date:Sunday 23 October 2022
Type:MDM-1 Fox
Owner/operator:Aeroklub Czestochowski
Registration: SP-3828
MSN: 243
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Czestochowa-Rudniki Airfield (EPRU) -   Poland
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:EPRU
Destination airport:EPRU
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
During the initial climb, at ca. 80-90 m AGL, the pilot of the WT-9 Dynamic towplane experienced engine vibrations and partial loss of power. The glider released and the towplane landed back at the airfield. Shortly after releasing, when making a turn, the glider was seen to enter a spin. The glider crashed into a wooded area surrounding the airfield, killing both pilots - a 58 y.o. instructor and 17 y.o. pilot undergoing aerobatic training.

Sources: (interim report),nId,6367394#crp_state=1

Revision history:

24-Oct-2022 17:57 superflyer Added

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