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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29634
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Date:10-SEP-1988
Time:14:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic scir model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Standard Cirrus
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N8083
MSN: 153
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Briggs, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
A WITNESS RPRTD THE GLIDER WAS LOW & SLOW AS IT WAS APPROACHING TO LAND. REPORTEDLY, THE PLT MANEUVERED THE GLIDER INTO A STEEP BANK TO ALIGN IT WITH THE RWY. SUBSEQUENTLY, IT CONTACTED THE TOP WIRE OF A FENCE NEAR THE APCH END OF THE RWY & CRASHED.

Sources:

NTSB Identification: FTW88DRG09


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
03-Dec-2009 22:54 DColclasure Updated
21-Dec-2016 19:16 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
21-Dec-2016 19:20 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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