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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 265481
Last updated: 28 July 2021
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Time:15:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DISC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Discus 2A
Registration: D-2691
MSN: 196
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Merkinė -   Lithuania
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Pociunai Airport (EYPR)
Destination airport:Pociunai Airport (EYPR)
Two gliders experienced mid-air collision during the European Youth Gliding Championship.
Both pilots safe, one bailed out, one managed to land.

Sources: (photo)

Revision history:

15-Jul-2021 16:50 Capt. chaos Added
15-Jul-2021 16:51 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total occupants, Narrative]
16-Jul-2021 08:25 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
16-Jul-2021 08:27 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Source]
16-Jul-2021 10:25 RobertMB Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Jul-2021 12:50 Anon. Updated [Source]

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