ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145453
Last updated: 17 April 2014
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Date:05-MAY-2012
Time:16:50 LT
Type:Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX.3 Tandem Tutor
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: BGA4926
C/n / msn: 903
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:1
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Buno-Bonnevaux Airfield - LFFB -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LFFB
Destination airport:LFFB
Narrative:
A Piper PA-25-235 Pawnee glider towing plane (F-GHSH) was returning to the Buno-Bonnevaux Airfield (LFFB) after releasing a glider. The airplane collided with a Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX.3 (BGA4926) that had been launched by a winch four minutes earlier.
Both planes crashed, killing the pilot of the towing plane and both occupants of the glider.
The collision occurred at an altitude of 250 m.

Sources:
http://www.bea.aero/fr/enquetes/2012/2012.semaine.18.pdf

http://www.liberation.fr/depeches/2012/05/05/trois-morts-dans-un-accident-de-planeur-dans-l-essonne_816648
http://policeetrealites.wordpress.com/2012/05/05/essonne-trois-morts-dans-une-collision-entre-un-avion-et-un-planeur/
http://www.alvinet.com/actualite/articles/essonne-3-morts-dans-un-accident-de-planeur-12708622.html
http://www.abpic.co.uk/photo/1307391/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-May-2012 13:13 karyan70 Added
05-May-2012 13:18 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Narrative]
06-May-2012 00:16 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
07-May-2012 04:06 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
08-May-2012 03:57 Wil Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
09-May-2012 07:51 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Nature]
11-May-2012 12:50 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
12-May-2012 01:02 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]
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