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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59093
Last updated: 4 December 2020
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Date:05-APR-2009
Time:17:05
Type:Glaser-Dirks DG-505 Elan Orion
Owner/operator:Vol voile Club Valais
Registration: HB-3292
C/n / msn: 5E197X41
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wallis, Near Sion Airfield - LSGS -   Switzerland
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LSGS
Destination airport:LSGS
Narrative:
Crashed into a field after the pilot bailed out using parachute. The pilot was forced to bail out following control problems during aerobatics.

Sources:

http://www.bernerzeitung.ch/panorama/vermischtes/Segelflieger-rettet-sich-aus-abstuerzender-Maschine/story/27964097
http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/HB-3292.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Apr-2009 01:19 Bleiente Added
06-Apr-2009 04:18 slowkid Updated
06-Apr-2009 10:57 harro Updated
01-Jun-2013 15:16 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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