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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83595
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:12-SEP-1987
Time:12:34 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DG40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Glaser-Dirks DG-400
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: HB-2093
MSN: 4-82
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Birrfeld - LSZF -   Switzerland
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:LSZF
Destination airport:LSZF
Narrative:
The female pilot lost control of the glider and it crashed. She was killed and the glider completely destroyed. It was her first flight on a DG-400.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/1277.pdf

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Dec-2010 12:34 Alpine Flight Added
26-Jun-2013 12:13 Alpine Flight Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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