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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 123039
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Date:12-JUN-2011
Time:15:58 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS29 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher ASG 29E
Owner/operator:private
Registration: OH-983
C/n / msn: 29551
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Renkajärvi, Hattula -   Finland
Phase: En route
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:EFRY
Destination airport:EFRY
Narrative:
Two gliders competing the Finnish 15-class nationals were involved in midair collision on the route back to the airfield. The pilot of this airplane survived jumping with the parachute, but the pilot of the second plane was found dead, after a long search.
A collision-warning system (FLARM) was compulsory during the competition.

Sources:

https://www.iltalehti.fi/uutiset/2011061213879823_uu.shtml
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.rayskala.fi/sm2011/index]


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jun-2011 00:29 bubu Added
13-Jun-2011 01:06 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Damage]
13-Jun-2011 06:25 Rookie Updated [Narrative]
13-Jun-2011 11:26 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
14-Jun-2011 01:08 Anon. Updated [Operator]

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