Mid-air collision Incident Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2cxa FES D-KSMP,
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Date:Thursday 4 August 2022
Time:14:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic VENT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2cxa FES
Registration: D-KSMP
MSN: 114
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:l’Aquila -   Italy
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Rieti Airfield (QRT/LIQN)
Destination airport:Rieti Airfield (QRT/LIQN)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Two gliders collided in mid-air during the Coppa Città di Rieti gliding competition. One pilot bailed out of his glider and landed with minor injuries. His glider crashed to the ground. The other pilot managed to land his substantial damaged glider safely.



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07-Aug-2022 15:47 Alpine Flight Added

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