This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information.
If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information
Narrative:A Schempp-Hirth Discus bT powered glider crashed onto the roof of a school-building at Ludwigshafen Edigheim on Monday the 28th of May. It is unknown why the glider crashed into the school.
|Type:||Schempp-Hirth Discus bT|
|C/n / msn:|| 18/304|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Ludwigshafen Edigheim -
|Phase:|| En route|
The pilot, who was sole onboard, was killed in the accident.
Many press sources reported a Discus "10 TC" as type of the powered glider that crashed. It was confirmed later at the SSV Ludwigshafen website that it was a Schempp-Hirth Discus bT.
Possible candidate is D-KINZ (c/n 18/304) but it's just an assumption and NOT confirmed !
||Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]|
||Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]|
||Updated [Time, Departure airport, Narrative]|
||Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]|
||Updated [Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport]|
Number of views: 2658