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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76498
Last updated: 27 November 2019
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Date:06-AUG-1986
Time:17:05 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic VENT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Ventus b/16.6
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: D-2961
C/n / msn: 108/288
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Near Saanen - LSGK -   Switzerland
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LSGK
Destination airport:LSGK
Narrative:
Glider crashed in train station-areal of Saanen during approach to Saanen - LSGK. The glider suffered substantial damage and was rebuilt as a Ventus cT (D-KEWO) which crashed in 1997 again in Austria.

The pilot was killed in this accident.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/1236.pdf

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Aug-2010 14:32 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added
19-Jan-2012 04:29 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]
19-Jan-2012 04:37 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type]

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