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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227279
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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Date:15-JUL-2019
Time:17:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic as13 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher ASK 13
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: F-CLAM
MSN: 13552
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Labécède-Lauragai, Aude, Occitanie -   France
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:La Montagne Noire Airfield (LFMG)
Destination airport:La Montagne Noire Airfield (LFMG)
Investigating agency: BEA
Narrative:
When returning to the aerodrome, after widening his aerodrome circuit, the pilot considers himself below the approach plane. He decided to interrupt the approach and land the glider on the treetops below the airfield rather than attempting to turn into final at the risk of stalling.

Sources:

https://m.lematin.ch/articles/18561416

https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1622262
http://vvmn.free.fr/ask_13_036.htm
https://fr.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aérodrome_de_la_Montagne_Noire

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: BEA
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 5 months
Download report: Final report


Images:


Photo: BEA

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jul-2019 15:32 MKAPPE Added
17-Jul-2019 16:38 Geno Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
17-Jul-2019 18:14 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Source, Damage, Narrative]
12-Dec-2020 15:53 harro Updated [Photo]
12-Dec-2020 15:56 harro Updated [Damage, Narrative, Accident report]

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