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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246783
Last updated: 13 September 2021
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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
Location:Mantes-Chérence Airfield (LFFC) -   France
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Mantes-Cherence Airfield (LFFC)
Destination airport:Mantes-Cherence Airfield (LFFC)
Investigating agency: BEA
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: (photo)

Revision history:

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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