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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214396
Last updated: 18 November 2018
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Date:12-AUG-2018
Time:13:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher ASH 25Mi
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: D-KXDD
C/n / msn: 25101
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Roche Rousse, Orcières (Hautes-Alpes) -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LFTM
Destination airport:LFTM
Narrative:
The glider lost its trajectory suddenly, and crashed according witnesses at 2515 meters altitude. The 2 occupants died. According to first reports they are Austrian nationals.

Sources:

https://france3-regions.francetvinfo.fr/provence-alpes-cote-d-azur/hautes-alpes/orcieres-deux-morts-crash-planeur-1525580.html
http://www.leparisien.fr/faits-divers/hautes-alpes-deux-morts-dans-le-crash-d-un-planeur-12-08-2018-7850928.php
https://www.laprovence.com/actu/en-direct/5105381/hautes-alpes-deux-morts-dans-le-crash-dun-planeur-dans-le-champsaur.html
https://www.laprovence.com/actu/en-direct/5105381/hautes-alpes-deux-morts-dans-le-crash-dun-planeur-dans-le-champsaur.html


Images:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Aug-2018 19:04 Iceman 29 Added
12-Aug-2018 19:08 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Photo, ]
12-Aug-2018 19:39 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
12-Aug-2018 20:56 Iceman 29 Updated [Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
13-Aug-2018 10:07 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
13-Aug-2018 12:45 chris Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Embed code]
13-Aug-2018 18:16 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
15-Aug-2018 20:12 Pik20 Updated [Narrative]
17-Aug-2018 12:26 Anon. Updated [Cn]
18-Aug-2018 16:45 Glider Updated [Operator, Narrative]
18-Aug-2018 16:45 harro Updated [Operator]
22-Aug-2018 12:14 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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