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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83073
Last updated: 17 September 2020
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Date:12-AUG-1982
Time:16:02 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic g104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grob G104 Speed Astir II
Owner/operator:private
Registration: D-2904
C/n / msn: 4060
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Piz Tschierva, GR -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Samedan - LSZS
Destination airport:Samedan - LSZS
Narrative:
The glider collided in mid-air with a Schleicher Ka-6CR (HB-836). The Ka-6CR was only minor damaged and the pilot was able to land the glider in Samedan. The Speed Astir lost his wing and crashed into Piz Tschierva killing the pilot Richard Damann.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/1085.pdf
https://www.fliegerclub-eichstaett.de/chronik/80er-jahre.html

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Dec-2010 05:51 Alpine Flight Added
04-Apr-2018 20:17 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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