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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175333
Last updated: 29 November 2019
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Date:10-APR-2015
Time:16:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher ASW 24
Owner/operator:Tampereen Ilmailuyhdistys Ry
Registration: OH-794
C/n / msn: 24058
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Oslany -   Slovakia
Phase: En route
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:LZNI
Destination airport:LZNI
Narrative:
The glider was on a contest flight with a pilot from Finland, age 61. During the flight he became too low over forested mountainous terrain, hit the trees and crashed into dense forest. Luckily he escaped without serious injuries, the glider was destroyed.

Sources:

https://www.cas.sk/clanok/313584/po-20-rokoch-lietania-urobil-zasadnu-chybu-pilot-sa-uz-pozeral-smrtke-do-oci-ked/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Apr-2015 19:27 SK Added
13-Apr-2015 16:46 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator]

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