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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189328
Last updated: 13 September 2021
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Time:20:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ARCP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Arcus M
Registration: S5-KEX
MSN: 108
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Celine Airport (LJCL), Levec -   Slovenia
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Six gliders were destroyed by a fire inside a hangar in Levec Airfield. Apparently an lightning strike during the massive storms that swept through Slovenia, caused the disaster.
Gliders involved are:
- Schempp-Hirth Arcus M (S5-KEX)
- Hoffmann H36 Dimona (S5-KKR)
- Schempp-Hirth Ventus bT (S5-KKE)
- Glaser-Dirks DG-800 (D-KKAY)
- 2x wooden gliders


Revision history:

17-Aug-2016 09:46 bubu Added
17-Aug-2016 14:44 Geno Updated [Cn, Location, Source]
30-Aug-2016 18:12 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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