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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83596
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:14-JUL-1988
Time:13:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DG40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Glaser-Dirks DG-400
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: D-KGGJ
MSN: 4-17
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Piz Chalchagn, GR -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LSZS
Destination airport:LSZS
Narrative:
Mid-air collision with an ASW 19b (HB-1420). Both pilots were killed and both gliders were completely destroyed.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/1336.pdf

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Dec-2010 12:39 Alpine Flight Added
26-Jun-2013 12:13 Alpine Flight Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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