At approximately 16:10 hrs on 6 October 2019, the aircraft, a Rollason D.62B Condor, registration EI-BDX, departed ILAS Field (EIIF) near Taghmon, Co. Wexford, for a flight which was planned to last approximately one hour. There were two persons on board the aircraft: the Pilot, who was seated in the left seat, and an Instructor, who was seated in the right seat. Witnesses reported that at approximately 16:40 hrs, the aircraft emitted a loud noise and broke up in the air in the Duncormick area of Co. Wexford. Local persons proceeded to the scene and the emergency services that had attended determined that both occupants had been fatally injured. The aircraft was destroyed. There was no fire.