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Pilatus PC-9M Crash In Slovenia

Thu Mar 04, 2004 3:21 am

A PC-9M has crashed on a training flight today. According to witnesses it hit in steep nose-down attitude and exploded on impact. The pilot did not have a chance to eject and has been killed.
No detailed information yet..



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RE: Pilatus PC-9M Crash In Slovenia

Thu Mar 04, 2004 11:17 pm

From what I've heard it was L9-52 and it was actually a Pilatus PC-9 (not the M variant). I heard the guy around 10:30 over my hometown and he was doing some acrobatics over the town ... didn't see him actually but heard the engine spin up during a dive.

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