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Accident to the Magni M16 identified 48BU on 18/01/2021 at Valmeinier

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Vol local Base ULM Valloire-Bonnenuit (73).

Le pilote décolle vers 14:00 de l'aérodrome de Valloire pour un vol d'environ 40 minutes. Un témoin signale l'absence de retour du pilote en fin d'après-midi, les secours sont déclenchés et l'épave est retrouvée le lendemain sur la commune de Valmeinier.

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Local flight at Valloire-Bonnenuit microlight base

The pilot took off at around 14:00 from Valloire aerodrome for a flight of around 40 minutes. A witness reported that the pilot had not returned to the aerodrome at the end of the afternoon. Search and rescue operations were started and the wreckage was found the next day in Valmeinier.