ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147769
Last updated: 23 April 2014
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Date:17-AUG-2012
Time:15:30 LT
Type:Schleicher ASG 29
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: F-CIFB
C/n / msn: 29066
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:30km southwest of Uvalde - KUVA, TX -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:KUVA
Destination airport:KUVA
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.
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.

Sources:
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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Aug-2012 23:42 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added
20-Aug-2012 11:13 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
01-Jan-2013 13:29 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
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