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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74170
Last updated: 9 June 2019
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Time:15:42 LT
Type:Schempp-Hirth Janus Ce
Owner/operator:Luftsportverein Neuhausen e.V.
Registration: D-6420
C/n / msn: 298
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Cottbus-Neuhausen Airfield - EDAP -   Germany
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:EDAP
Destination airport:EDAP
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
The glider was towed by a PA-25 Pawnee (D-EAYW). Both planes crashed just after takeoff about 800m from the airfield. The pilot of the tug (54) escaped with minor injuries. The two occupants of the glider (52 and 68) were seriously injured. Both planes were destroyed.

Sources:,templateId=raw,property=publicationFile.pdf/Bericht_10_3X045_PA25+Janus_Neuhausen.pdf;art1049,2898989 (photo)

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

02-May-2010 06:28 flyflyfly Added
02-May-2010 06:49 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Narrative]
02-May-2010 06:59 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Narrative]
02-May-2010 07:11 flyflyfly Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
02-May-2010 09:30 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]
04-Dec-2010 12:23 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type]
28-Feb-2012 12:50 harro Updated [Source]
09-Nov-2013 23:02 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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