Accident DG Flugzeugbau DG-808C HB-2449,
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Date:Tuesday 16 August 2022
Type:Silhouette image of generic DG80 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
DG Flugzeugbau DG-808C
Registration: HB-2449
MSN: 8-408B307X69
Year of manufacture:2009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Giétro glacier, Val des Bagnes, Valais -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Bad Ragaz Airfield (LSZE)
Destination airport:Bad Ragaz Airfield (LSZE)
Investigating agency: STSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
A glider crashed under unknown circumstances on the Giétro glacier, Val des Bagnes, Valais.
The pilot died in the crash.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: STSB
Report number: 
Status: Preliminary report
Download report: Preliminary report


Revision history:

17-Aug-2022 13:28 gerard57 Added
17-Aug-2022 16:03 RobertMB Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Aug-2022 17:57 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
18-Aug-2022 17:57 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
19-Aug-2022 10:44 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Destination airport]
06-Jul-2023 11:30 harro Updated [[Time, Aircraft type, Destination airport]]

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