ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147769
Last updated: 23 January 2017
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Narrative:A mid-air collision occurred between a French ASG-29-15 and an Austrian ASG-29-15 during the World Gliding Championship in Uvalde/Texas.
|Type:||Schleicher ASG 29|
|C/n / msn:|| 29066|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||30km southwest of Uvalde - KUVA, TX -
United States of America
|Phase:|| En route|
|Investigating agency: ||National Transport Safety Bureau (NTSB) - United States of America |
The Austrian pilot bailed out of his glider, D6080, and landed safely with the parachute, the French pilot was able to land his damaged glider, F-CIFB, safely.
http://www.wgc2012uvalde.com/ http://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events01/media/02_FCIFB.txt http://www.zweefvliegenonline.nl/phpBB-3.0.5/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?t=780&p=5230
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