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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244772
Last updated: 10 November 2020
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Date:07-NOV-2020
Time:c. 12:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher ASW-20C
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N18MA
C/n / msn: 20844
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Mount Diablo State Park east of Walnut Creek, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced a midair collision with another similar aircraft while maneuvering over Mount Diablo State Park east of Walnut Creek, California, with both gliders sustaining unreported damage. The sole pilots onboard each aircraft successfully parachuted to the foothills terrain below with injury status apparently minor or none.

Sources:

https://www.eastbaytimes.com/2020/11/09/hang-gliders-survive-mid-air-collision-over-mount-diablo/
FAA
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/Search/NNumberResult


Revision history:

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