ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121848
Last updated: 24 November 2014
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Date:22-APR-2011
Time:14:03 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DG80 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Glaser-Dirks DG-800S
Owner/operator:Segelfluggruppe Glarnerland
Registration: HB-3253
C/n / msn: 8-112S28
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mollis - LSMF -   Switzerland
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LSMF
Destination airport:LSMF
Narrative:
Crashed shortly after winch launch. The pilot (aged 47) suffered serious injuries and died later in hospital.

Sources:
http://www.suedostschweiz.ch/vermischtes/segelflieger-mollis-abgesturzt-pilot-schwer-verletzt
http://www.polizeinews.ch/Segelflieger+beim+Start+abgestuerzt/488809/detail.htm
http://www.news.ch/Segelflug+in+den+Tod/488823/detail.htm
http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/HB-3253.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Apr-2011 14:16 TB Added
22-Apr-2011 17:14 TB Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Apr-2011 04:16 TB Updated [Time, Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]
23-Apr-2011 04:17 RobertMB Updated [Time, Source, Damage, Narrative]
26-Apr-2011 04:01 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator]
26-Apr-2011 13:23 harro Updated [Source]
14-Apr-2012 02:02 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
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