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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 237821
Last updated: 5 August 2020
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Time:13:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic dg30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Glaser-Dirks DG-300 Elan
Registration: PH-1033
C/n / msn: 3E38
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Hausdülmen, Dülmen, Nordrhein-Westfalen -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Lemelerveld Airfield
Destination airport:Lemelerveld Airfield
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Two Dutch gliders crashed following a mid-air collision near Sythen, south of Dülmen, Germany. The pilots of both gliders died in the crash.
The gliders involved in the accident were Glaser-Dirks DG-300 Elan PH-1033 and Rolladen-Schneider LS4-b, registered PH-1282.
The last datapoint shown on flight tracking website Flightradar24 shows the gliders at an altitude of about 3300-3600 feet.

Sources: (photo)
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Photo: Freiwillige Feuerwehr Dülmen

Revision history:

11-Jul-2020 13:14 gerard57 Added
11-Jul-2020 13:15 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
11-Jul-2020 13:29 gerard57 Updated [Location, Source]
11-Jul-2020 13:54 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative, Plane category]
11-Jul-2020 14:03 Medvac Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative, Plane category]
11-Jul-2020 14:03 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Plane category]
11-Jul-2020 14:08 harro Updated [Location, Narrative]
11-Jul-2020 14:42 RobertMB Updated [Source, Narrative]
11-Jul-2020 15:45 RobertMB Updated [Source, Narrative]
11-Jul-2020 16:07 harro Updated [Embed code]
11-Jul-2020 16:12 harro Updated [Source]
11-Jul-2020 17:37 harro Updated [Narrative]
12-Jul-2020 06:44 harro Updated [Photo]
12-Jul-2020 14:40 TigerTimon Updated [Location, Source]
12-Jul-2020 14:44 TigerTimon Updated [Location]
15-Jul-2020 17:41 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Plane category]

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