ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60822
Last updated: 18 May 2013
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Narrative:During the approach to land, the CFI instructed the student pilot to "make a shallow left turn to get closer to runway 23;" however, the student pilot turned right. The CFI repeated "turn left," but the student pilot again turned right. The CFI advised the student pilot that he was taking control of the glider. He said that he repeated this to the student pilot but he did not respond nor did he relinquish control of the glider. Consequently, the glider impacted nose first into the ground.
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|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Wurtsboro, NY -
United States of America
|Departure airport:||Wurtsboro, NY|
|Destination airport:||Wurtsboro, NY|
NTSB Identification: MIA08CA172
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