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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215321
Last updated: 28 March 2020
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Date:14-JUL-2018
Time:11:53 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic VENT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Ventus b/16.6
Owner/operator:
Registration: OK-5293
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:500 m NE Řevničov -   Czech Republic
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Slaný Airport (LKSN)
Destination airport:Slaný Airport (LKSN)
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Narrative:
The glider stalled on approach and impacted terrain.

Cause:
The accident was caused by a flawed piloting, which led to a reduction in airspeed in the fourth turn to land. The contributing factor was the negative influence of the tailwind component. These circumstances led to the fall of the glider from a low altitude.

Sources:

http://www.uzpln.cz/pdf/20180912080851.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

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12-Sep-2018 18:53 harro Added

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