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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48493
Last updated: 7 March 2020
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Date:09-NOV-2008
Time:
Type:Glaser-Dirks DG-1000S
Owner/operator:Wellington Gliding Club
Registration: ZK-GGR
C/n / msn: 10-95S67
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Papawai Airstrip, south Wairarapa -   New Zealand
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Papawai
Destination airport:Papawai
Narrative:
A simulated winch release exercise on takeoff. The student attempted to recover, but over corrected it and sustained a heavy landing from about 30 to 40 feet. No injuries but glider received minor damage to fairings and cockpit seating.

Sources:

1. New Zealand CAA Preliminary Report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Nov-2008 03:28 Anon. Added
26-Jun-2013 11:09 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator]
20-May-2018 02:29 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
22-May-2018 00:26 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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