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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147195
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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Time:13:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic as19 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher ASW 19
Registration: D-7960
MSN: 19169
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Meckenbacher Höhe Airfield -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Meckenbacher Höhe
Destination airport:Meckenbacher Höhe
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
The pilot of a glider, a Schleicher ASW 19 (D-7960), wasn´t able to release from the winch-rope after take-off from Meckenbacher Höhe Airfield. The pilot tried to land and hit the ground with the tail first. The tail of the glider broke up.

he pilot escaped uninjured.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

30-Jul-2012 06:10 Alpine Flight Added

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