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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246783
Last updated: 13 September 2021
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Date:10-JAN-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic pegs model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Centrair 101
Owner/operator:Association Aéronautique du Val d'Oise-AAVO
Registration: F-CGSV
MSN: 101-00269
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Mantes-Chérence Airfield (LFFC) -   France
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Mantes-Cherence Airfield (LFFC)
Destination airport:Mantes-Cherence Airfield (LFFC)
Investigating agency: BEA
Narrative:
During the towed take-off from runway 30, the glider rose above the tug plane. The tug plane released the cable. The glider pilot started a turn to return to the airfield and land in the opposite direction. While making this turn, he lost control of the glider which collided with vegetation.

Sources:

https://www.bea.aero/en/investigation-reports/notified-events/detail/accident-to-the-centrair-101-registered-f-cgsv-on-10-01-2021-at-mantes-cherence/

https://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/000/206/206978.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jan-2021 20:25 harro Added
16-Jan-2021 01:17 RobertMB Updated [Location, Source]
16-Jan-2021 01:31 RobertMB Updated [Total occupants]

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