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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228098
Last updated: 18 August 2019
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Date:10-AUG-2019
Time:16:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic VENT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2cxM
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: D-KTBA
C/n / msn: 239
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Monte Vettore, Rieti -   Italy
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Rieti Airfield (QRT/LIQN)
Destination airport:Rieti Airfield (QRT/LIQN)
Narrative:
Two self sustaining gliders collided near Rieti, Italy. One of them was able to fly back to Rieti using the engine, the other pilot bailed out and the glider crashed.

The involved gliders were a Ventus 3T (D-KKGT) and a Ventus 2cxM (D-KTBA). D-KKGT flew back and landed safely in Rieti

Both gliders took part in a competition in Rieti CIM - Coppa Internazionale del Mediterraneo - 2019

Sources:

https://www.cronachemaceratesi.it/2019/08/10/due-alianti-precipitano-in-montagna/1286687/
https://www.umbria24.it/cronaca/incidente-con-laliante-sul-vettore-pilota-si-lancia-col-paracadute-ricerche-in-corso
https://www.ilmessaggero.it/rieti/volo_a_vela_rieti_cim-4671550.html
http://www.ansv.it/It/Detail_relazioni.asp?ID=2181
https://www.facebook.com/aeroclubrieti/
https://www.soaringspot.com/de/cim-coppa-internazionale-del-mediterraneo-201-rieti-2019/

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Aug-2019 09:47 Mauro DB Added
11-Aug-2019 09:49 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
12-Aug-2019 06:26 gianniprof Updated [Location]
12-Aug-2019 08:32 gianniprof Updated [Source]
12-Aug-2019 12:58 frederico Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
13-Aug-2019 07:27 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Aug-2019 16:04 The2ndBaron Updated [Damage]

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