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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196187
Last updated: 23 August 2017
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Date:18-JUN-2017
Time:15:30 LT
Type:Grob G102 Astir CS77
Owner/operator:Fliegerclub Rostock e.V.
Registration: D-2546
C/n / msn: 1737
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Purkshof (EDCK), Mönchshagen -   Germany
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Purkshof (EDCX), Mönchshagen
Destination airport:Purkshof (EDCX), Mönchshagen
Narrative:
The glider failed to take off and crashed. The pilot (72) died in the crash.
During the launch operation on the winch, the glider was mis-aligned in a left oblique position.

Sources:

https://www.svz.de/lokales/rostock/video-segelflieger-stuerzt-in-den-tod-id17088431.html
https://www.welt.de/regionales/mecklenburg-vorpommern/article165674439/Pilot-tot.html
http://www.airshow-laage.com/segelflugzeug-astir.php
http://galeria.aviateam.pl/photo/20626
http://www.fcrostock.de/?page_id=56


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jun-2017 19:48 gerard57 Added
18-Jun-2017 22:33 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Embed code, Narrative]
19-Jun-2017 02:13 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Jun-2017 05:40 gnomy Updated [Source]
19-Jun-2017 07:47 93.207.217.50 Updated [Departure airport]
19-Jun-2017 09:18 RobertMB Updated [Cn]
19-Jun-2017 12:06 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Jun-2017 07:47 gnomy Updated [Destination airport]
21-Jun-2017 14:04 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Source]

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