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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76186
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:03-MAY-2003
Time:15:08 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic VENT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2cM
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: HB-2298
C/n / msn: 40
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Grenchen - LSZG -   Switzerland
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:LSZG
Destination airport:LSZG
Narrative:
The pilot crashed in short final after he wasn´t able to retract the engine. he was in a indroduction flight for this glider-typ. The glider suffered substantial damages and the pilot suffered serious injuries.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/1856_d.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Aug-2010 13:56 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added
20-Jan-2012 04:33 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]

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