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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 187930
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Time:13:38 LT
Type:Schempp-Hirth Nimbus 4DM
Registration: D-KCIT
MSN: 52/71
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Uhlenhorst, Near Pokweni -   Namibia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:FYBJ
Destination airport:FYBJ
Two pilots of a Schempp-Hirth Nimbus 4DM (D-KCIT) were forced to jump out of the glider as they lost control of it on a cross-country flight from Bitterwasser - FYBJ. The glider fell into a spin, got uncontrollable. The wings broke off during spin recovery due to overspeed. Both occupants landed with there parachute. One suffered minor injuries.


Revision history:

06-Jun-2016 20:06 Alpine Flight Added
11-Sep-2016 19:01 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]

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