Accident Lange Antares 23E D-KVLS, 08 Aug 2021
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 266551
 
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Date:08-AUG-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic LAE1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lange Antares 23E
Owner/operator:
Registration: D-KVLS
MSN: 82A04
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Borgorose (Rieti) -   Italy
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Rieti Airfield (QRT/LIQN)
Destination airport:Rieti Airfield (QRT/LIQN)
Investigating agency: ANSV
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
During the day of the Mediterranean Cup (August 8, 2021), the glider crashed in the area of Cicolano Cartore and the 57-year-old pilot lost his life.
The reasons are not yet known, but other pilots saw him go into a spin and then crash into the mountain.

Sources:

https://ansv.it/incidente-a-un-aliante-a-rieti-ansv-avvia-inchiesta-di-sicurezza/
https://www.rietinvetrina.it/volo-a-vela-coppa-mediterraneo-cade-con-laliante-nel-cicolano-e-muore/
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Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Aug-2021 05:44 gianniprof Added
09-Aug-2021 05:48 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Narrative]
09-Aug-2021 05:51 harro Updated [Cn, Category]
09-Aug-2021 05:54 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Category]
09-Aug-2021 07:17 Anon. Updated [[Aircraft type, Category]]
09-Aug-2021 07:17 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
09-Aug-2021 07:49 RobertMB Updated [Source, Narrative]
09-Aug-2021 08:22 Iceman 29 Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]

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