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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215064
Last updated: 25 September 2018
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Date:02-SEP-2018
Time:1:35 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic DUOD model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp Hirth Duo Discus T
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N22XC
C/n / msn: 72
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Slide Mountain - Reno -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Truckee-Tahoe
Destination airport:Truckee-Tahoe
Narrative:
A Duo Discus T (sustainer engine) crashed at a hill site. Both occupants died in the crash.
The crash ignited a fire on the hill site.

Sources:

http://www.kolotv.com/content/news/Plane-crash-above-Bowers-Mansion-sparks-fire-492294501.html?ref=hvper.com

https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/rec.aviation.soaring/QLrMnSLN_xQ

https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=22XC

https://goo.gl/images/Jhtihy

http://picssr.com/tags/n22xc


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Sep-2018 14:27 planefinder Added

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