Serious incident Tecnam P92-JS YL-ROS, Monday 20 August 2012
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Date:Monday 20 August 2012
Type:Silhouette image of generic ECHO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Tecnam P92-JS
Owner/operator:SIA „TEKARA”
Registration: YL-ROS
MSN: 069
Engine model:Rotax 912S2
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:Pūre, Rīga-Ventspils highway, not far from Pūre church -   Latvia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Kuressaare Airport (URE/EEKE)
Destination airport:Riga-Central Airport (EVRS)
Investigating agency: TAIIB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Emergency landing on Rīga-Ventspils highway after engine failure.

Causes of a serious aviation incident:
- Aircraft engine stalling in flight.
- Exposure of the airship to environmental and physical factors;
- Failure to observe weather conditions during over-water flight.
Contributing cause of a serious aviation incident:
- Pilot inexperience in flying in severe weather conditions;
- Insufficient knowledge of carburettor icing conditions by the pilot.
Root cause of a serious aviation incident:
- Aircraft carburettor icing

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: TAIIB
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

18 February 2011 YL-ROS SIA „TEKARA” 0 Spilve airport sub


Revision history:

22-Feb-2024 07:42 edijs1504 Added
22-Feb-2024 07:44 ASN Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Phase, Narrative, Accident report]

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