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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90048
Last updated: 17 November 2021
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Time:15:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic as19 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher ASW 19
Owner/operator:Segelfluggruppe Nidwalden
Registration: HB-1637
MSN: 012
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Buochs - LSZC -   Switzerland
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:LSZC
Destination airport:LSZC
The glider crashed with high speed and a bank angle of 20 on the concrete runway. The pilot was killed. The glider was heavily damaged, but repaired (!).


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

3 Aug 1992 HB-1637 Segelfluggruppe Nidwalden 1 Ritzigeralp w/o

Revision history:

12-Feb-2011 12:15 Alpine Flight Added
14-Feb-2011 12:32 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type]

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