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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90105
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Date:21-MAY-1988
Time:14:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic as19 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher ASW 19B
Owner/operator:Segelfluggruppe Skylark
Registration: HB-1856
MSN: 423
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Samedan - LSZS -   Switzerland
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LSZS
Destination airport:LSZS
Narrative:
A rope of a winch got caught at the tail skid of the glider during winch takeoff. Pilot released at an altitude of 140m and crashed afterwards . He was substantial injured and the glider substantial damaged.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/1315.pdf

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Feb-2011 12:26 Alpine Flight Added

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