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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29462
Last updated: 28 May 2019
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Date:11-AUG-2003
Time:12:40 LT
Type:Schempp-Hirth Janus
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: D-7250
C/n / msn: 20
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Rehwaldkopf, Near Unterwössen Airfield -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Unterwössen Airfield
Destination airport:Unterwössen Airfield
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Narrative:
Mid-air collision between a Schempp-Hirth Janus (D-7250) and a Glaser-Dirks DG-400 at Rehwaldkopf, near Unterwössen Airfield. Both occupants of the Janus bailed out of the glider. The pilot landed safely with the parachute. The parachute of the passenger did not open properly resulting in the death of the passenger. The DG-400 glider was able to land back at the airfield.

Sources:

https://www.bfu-web.de/DE/Home/homepage_node.htmlDE/Publikationen/Bulletins/2003/Bulletin08-2003.pdf?__blob=publicationFile


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
09-Nov-2013 13:30 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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