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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69898
Last updated: 28 March 2019
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Date:16-JUL-1993
Time:13:30
Type:Glasflügel H-201 Standard Libelle
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N4362
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Boulder, CO -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Boulder, CO
Destination airport:Boulder, CO
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
ACCORDING TO THE PILOT, DURING INITIAL CLIMB FOLLOWING TAKEOFF, WHILE UNDER TOW ON A GLIDER FLIGHT, THE SPOILERS DEPLOYED AND COULD NOT BE RETRACTED. THE PILOT RELEASED FROM THE TOW AND ATTEMPTED TO RETURN TO THE AIRPORT. THE GLIDER IMPACTED IN A FIELD APPROXIMATELY 1/2 MILE SHORT OF THE RUNWAY. THE PILOT STATED THAT THE SPOILERS HAD BEEN MISRIGGED

Sources:

NTSB Identification: DEN93LA080


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Nov-2009 11:47 DColclasure Added
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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