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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 197057
Last updated: 22 October 2017
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Date:30-JUL-2017
Time:Afternoon
Type:LET L-23 Superblanik
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N304MG
C/n / msn: 917929
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:Miami Homestead General Aviation Airport (X51), Homestead, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Miami Homestead GA (X51)
Destination airport:Miami Homestead GA (X51)
Narrative:
On final to land the aircraft encountered wind shear and subsequent impact with a plant nursery canopy near its intended destination of Miami Homestead General Aviation Airport (X51), Homestead, Florida. The glider sustained minor damage and the sole pilot onboard was not injured.

Sources:

http://wsvn.com/news/local/glider-crashes-atop-sw-miami-dade-plant-nursery/
http://miami.cbslocal.com/video/category/spoken-word-wfortv/3706671-2-people-safe-after-glider-crashes/
http://www.asias.faa.gov/pls/apex/f?p=100:96:5518167750454::::P96_ENTRY_DATE,P96_MAKE_NAME,P96_FATAL_FLG:31-JUL-17,LET
http://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/photo/000935578.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Jul-2017 04:07 Geno Added
31-Jul-2017 08:20 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
31-Jul-2017 08:37 Iceman 29 Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Nature, Source, Narrative]
31-Jul-2017 12:03 Flymax Updated [Aircraft type]
31-Jul-2017 19:09 Geno Updated [Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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