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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 239228
Last updated: 16 August 2020
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Date:04-AUG-2020
Time:15:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic dg30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Glaser-Dirks DG-300 Elan
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: D-7198
C/n / msn: 3E-221
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Herborn -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Wetzlar Garbenheimer Wiesen
Destination airport:Wetzlar Garbenheimer Wiesen
Narrative:
Depending missing thermals on a competition , glider (pilot) had to prepare an outlanding on a field. Glider touched trees with left its wing and got serious damage. Pilot was not injured, no other people involved.

Sources:

I was in the team which disasembled the glider (Rückholer) put it into the trailer to bring it back to our airfield.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Aug-2020 19:53 Pallianer Added
07-Aug-2020 19:53 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source]
08-Aug-2020 12:24 RobertMB Updated [Cn, Source]
09-Aug-2020 04:50 Mike Hessen Updated [Location]

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