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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146195
Last updated: 7 June 2020
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Time:17:27 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic rls8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rolladen-Schneider LS8-t
Registration: OH-976
C/n / msn: 8519
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Leppälammi, Loppi -   Finland
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:EFRY
Destination airport:EFRY
At around 17:25 (UTC+3 hours) a Rolladen-Schneider LS8-t 18m glider made a succesfull emergency landing into lake Leppälammi in Loppi, Finland.

The aircraft was observed from the ground, flying low above the lake before making an emergency landing near the shoreline 4,5 kilometres from Räyskälä (EFRY) airfield. The sole occupant in the aircraft survived relatively unharmed.

The glider was a participant in 18m class gliders' Finnish championships (18m-luokan SM-kisat) originating in Räyskälä airfield in Loppi.


Revision history:

07-Jun-2012 13:51 Anon. Added
07-Jun-2012 13:52 harro Updated [Date, Aircraft type]
08-Jun-2012 02:36 Anon. Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
08-Jun-2012 02:41 Penu Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Jun-2012 03:11 Penu Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Damage]
08-Jun-2012 04:58 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Narrative]
25-Jun-2012 23:17 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
04-Jul-2013 19:38 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]

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