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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194873
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:14-APR-2017
Time:17:47 LT
Type:Schempp-Hirth Janus C
Owner/operator:Gruppo Volo a Vela Ticino
Registration: HB-1999
C/n / msn: 253
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Rhäzüns, Graubünden -   Switzerland
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Locarno Airport (LSZL)
Destination airport:Locarno Airport (LSZL)
Investigating agency: STSB Switzerland
Narrative:
The glider crashed in a field after impacting a tree during an attempted out field landing at Rhäzüns, Graubünden, injuring one occupant. The second occupant escaped uninjured.

Sources:

https://www.blick.ch/news/schweiz/graubuenden/pilot-72-in-rhaezuens-verletzt-segelflugzeug-crasht-bei-notlandung-id6533328.html
https://www.planespotters.net/photo/691939/hb-1999-gruppo-volo-a-vela-ticino-schempp-hirth-janus-c

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: STSB Switzerland
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 10 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Apr-2017 18:14 transylvhwp Added
17-Apr-2017 18:48 transylvhwp Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source]
17-Apr-2017 18:49 transylvhwp Updated [Cn]
19-Apr-2017 16:06 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
16-Feb-2019 20:40 harro Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative, Accident report, ]

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