Incident Lange Antares 20E D-KLEP, 28 Oct 2017
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200703
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Time:c. 14:20 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic LAE1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lange Antares 20E
Registration: D-KLEP
MSN: 53E45
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:W of Hillegom, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Langeveld Airstrip
Destination airport:Langeveld Airstrip
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The glider was soaring up and down the Dutch North Sea coast near Hillegom when the right-hand winglet was struck by a consumer drone. The drone was destroyed by the impact, the winglet sustained serious delamination.
The glider safely returned to Langeveld Airstrip.

ASN Drone database:


Revision history:

30-Oct-2017 07:37 harro Added
30-Oct-2017 07:45 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
30-Oct-2017 07:57 harro Updated [Photo, ]
30-Oct-2017 13:15 Geno Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
30-Oct-2017 18:46 Iceman 29 Updated [Source]
12-Jun-2022 22:07 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Source]

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