ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70636
Last updated: 20 April 2014
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Date:08-JUL-1984
Time:
Type:Schleicher ASW 15
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N111SP
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Unknown
Location:Fairfield, PA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
THE GLIDER WAS LANDED OFF ARPT DURING A RETURN FROM A ROUND ROBIN FLT AFTER EXPERIENCING A HIGH SINK RATE. DURING THE LANDING APPROACH POWER LINES HIDDEN IN A TREE LINE WERE NOT CLEARED AND THE COLLISION CAUSED THE ACFT TO YAW ABOUT 45 DEGREES. THE ACFT LANDED IN THIS YAWED CONDITION WHICH RESULTED IN DAMAGE TO THE AIRFRAME.



Sources:
NTSB Identification: NYC84LA237


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