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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186349
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Time:13:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic scir model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Standard Cirrus 75
Registration: OK-3712
MSN: 643
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Zobor district of Nitra -   Slovakia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:LZNI
Destination airport:LZNI
Mid-air collision between two gliders at Zobore, Slovakia. One glider managed to land safely, the pilot of Schempp-Hirth Standard Cirrus (OK-3712) bailed out of the aircraft and landed with the parachute. He suffered minor injuries. The glider fell on the roof of a house and sustained substantial damages. Nobody inside the house was injured.

3.2 Causes of air accident
 Incorrect mutual position of circling gliders in view of the field of vision of the pilots;
 The immediate cause of accident was collision of the gliders.


Revision history:

11-Apr-2016 19:02 Alpine Flight Added
11-Apr-2016 21:44 Geno Updated [Time, Location, Source]
12-Apr-2016 17:34 Alpine Flight Updated [Time]
22-Jul-2020 14:44 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source, Narrative]

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