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Crash of a Shijiazhuang Yunsunji Y-5 in Danfeng: 1 killed

Date & Time: Aug 6, 2013 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
B-8473
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Danfeng - Danfeng
MSN:
0101
YOM:
1989
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
Crew was engaged in an agricultural spraying mission. While cruising at low altitude, aircraft hit tree tops, stalled and crashed in a wooded area. While the captain was seriously injured, the copilot was killed.