Accident Schempp-Hirth Nimbus 4DM D-KRME,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 239245
 
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Date:Saturday 8 August 2020
Time:c. 15:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic NIMB model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Schempp-Hirth Nimbus 4DM
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: D-KRME
MSN: 67
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:1 km from Goetsenhoven-Tienen Airfield, Flemish Brabant -   Belgium
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A powered glider crashed in a field near Tienen, about 1km from Goetsenhoven Airfield (EBTN), under unknown circumstances.
Both occupants died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.rtbf.be/info/societe/detail_un-planeur-s-est-ecrase-pres-de-tirlemont?id=10557839
https://www.vrt.be/vrtnws/nl/2020/08/08/twee-doden-bij-neerstorten-zweefvliegtuig-in-tienen/
https://www.hln.be/in-de-buurt/tienen/zweefvliegtuig-neergestort-in-tienen-twee-mensen-komen-om-het-leven~aebf6511/

https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/5/19366_1520186927.jpg (photo)

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Aug-2020 15:05 gerard57 Added
08-Aug-2020 15:47 Anon. Updated [Location]
08-Aug-2020 16:33 Anon. Updated [Location, Narrative]
08-Aug-2020 17:07 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
08-Aug-2020 17:13 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]
10-Aug-2020 09:16 Anon. Updated [Plane category]
10-Aug-2020 09:17 Anon. Updated [Plane category]
26-Jun-2022 20:37 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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