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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70023
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:26-FEB-1989
Time:16:50
Type:ICA Brasov IS-28B2
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N91363
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:El Paso, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:El Paso, TX
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
THE PLT STATED THAT AFTER ABOUT 25 MIN OF FLYING IN MODERATE TURBULENCE, HE DECIDED TO LAND. AS HE WAS TURNING FROM RIGHT BASE TO FINAL, HE LOST CONTROL OF THE GLIDER & IT ENTERED A RIGHT SPIN. AFTER 2 TURNS, HE RECOVERED FROM THE SPIN & WAS LEVELING THE GLIDER, WHEN IT STRUCK A TREE & THE GROUND.


Sources:

NTSB Identification: FTW89DQA02


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Nov-2009 02:49 DColclasure Added
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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