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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69981
Last updated: 3 June 2020
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Date:28-AUG-1990
Time:14:00
Type:Glaser-Dirks DG-100G Elan
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N132S
C/n / msn: E186G152
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Vacaville Nut Tree Airport - KVCB, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:KVCB
Destination airport:KVCB
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The pilot of the glider noticed a tractor drive across the runway at the approximate area of the indented touchdown point. The pilot altered his course and and touched down in another suitable area. Prior to stopping the wingtip of the sailplane contacted the rotating propeller of a towplane which was stopped on the side of the runway.


Sources:

NTSB Identification: LAX90DVG18


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Nov-2009 09:30 DColclasure Added
29-Aug-2013 12:56 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Cn, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]
29-Aug-2013 12:57 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type]
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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