ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 66396
Last updated: 20 November 2014
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Date:25-JUL-2007
Time:19:15
Type:Rolladen-Schneider LS3-a
Owner/operator:Zweefvliegclub Flevo
Registration: PH-1117
C/n / msn: 3295
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Epe -   Netherlands
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Biddinghuizen
Destination airport:Biddinghuizen
Narrative:
Failed to reach Biddinghuizen due to weather; the pilot decided to land in a field near Epe. The pilot had forgotten to select the wheel down, which he realized until just before landing. He put the wheel down, but the glider came in too high. He attempted to make a turn for another approach but stalled the left wing. The glider crashed in a field.

Sources:
http://www.onderzoeksraad.nl/docs/rapporten/2007073_PH-1117.pdf


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