Incident Schleicher ASW 22 VH-UKG,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 209304
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Date:Sunday 14 January 1996
Type:Schleicher ASW 22
Registration: VH-UKG
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tintinara, SA -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Gawler, SA
Destination airport:Horsham, VIC
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The aircraft was approaching Tintinara on a cross-country flight when lift conditions deteriorated in which the pilot commenced an outlanding in a nearby paddock. During the landing roll, as the glider ascended over rising terrain, a fence appeared in the path of the glider and the pilot was unable to manoeuvre the glider away from the fence. The glider subsequently collided with the fence, resulting in substantial damage.


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