L2017-04 The aviation accident in Lievestuore on 19 July 2017

Based on Section 2 of the Safety Investigation Act (525/2011), the Safety Investigation Authority has decided to initiate an investigation into the aviation accident that occurred to a Piper J3C-65 Cub aircraft in Lievestuore on 19 July 2017. One person died in the accident.

Air traffic controller (retired) Timo Heikkilä is appointed as the Head of investigation team and military pilot Vesa Palm (retd), test pilot Timo Kostiainen and Safety Investigator Tii-Maria Siitonen are appointed as its members. Chief Safety Investigator Ismo Aaltonen will serve as the Investigator-in-Charge.

Published 4.8.2017