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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 237071
Last updated: 20 January 2021
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Date:21-JUN-2018
Time:15:27 MDT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ARCP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Arcus M
Owner/operator:
Registration: N16DN
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Richfield, UT -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Glider became uncontrollable during flight. Started to spin. Both occupants bailed out and used their parachute. The main pilot, incapacitated opened its parachute one second before touching the ground.

Sources:

https://app.ntsb.gov/pdfgenerator/ReportGeneratorFile.ashx?EventID=20180622X01306&AKey=1&RType=HTML&IType=LA

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jun-2020 16:52 glide Added
17-Jun-2020 16:55 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Country, Embed code]

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