Accident Piper PA-44-180 Seminole PH-MLH, Wednesday 14 August 2002
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Date:Wednesday 14 August 2002
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-44-180 Seminole
Owner/operator:Martinair Vliegschool
Registration: PH-MLH
MSN: 44-96013
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:9 km W of Kampen, Overijssel -   Netherlands
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Groningen-Eelde Airport (GRQ/EHGG)
Destination airport:Lelystad Airport (LEY/EHLE)
Investigating agency: Dutch Safety Board
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
On August 14, 2002, a Piper PA-44-180, Netherlands registration PH-MLH, was destroyed when it impacted Lake Vossemeer, Netherlands. The flight instructor and two student pilots were fatally injured.
The right hand engine lost power at a moment when the left hand prop had been feathered to simulate an engine failure. The right hand engine was probably shut down inadvertently.
Control was lost and the airplane impacted the water.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: Dutch Safety Board
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report



Revision history:

28-Oct-2008 00:45 ASN archive Added
09-Oct-2012 04:42 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Oct-2012 07:08 harro Updated [Narrative]
14-Jun-2022 07:14 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
03-Jul-2024 10:49 Anon. Updated [Source, Category]

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