ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68973
Last updated: 19 May 2013
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Narrative:The pilot indicated that while soaring over a ridge he turned into a saddle area, and then he turned back toward the ridge. While performing these maneuvers, he encountered a high rate of sink. The pilot reported that he had not allowed sufficient height above the rapidly rising rough terrain to avoid impact.
|Type:||Schweizer SGS 1-34|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Inyokern, California -
United States of America
|Phase:|| En route|
NTSB Identification: LAX96LA160
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