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Crash of a Pilatus PC-6/B2-H4 Turbo Porter in Ravenna

Date & Time: Apr 2, 2011 at 1530 LT
Operator:
Registration:
D-FATA
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Ravenna - Ravenna
MSN:
894
YOM:
1994
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
10
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Aircraft flight hours:
2800
Circumstances:
Shortly after take off from Ravenna-La Spreta Airport, while climbing to 30-40 meters, aircraft stalled, banked left and crashed in a field. All eleven occupants (one pilot, nine skydivers and a child), were injured, five of them seriously. Aircraft was partially destroyed by impact forces.