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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71610
Last updated: 2 April 2019
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Date:25-MAY-1980
Time:14:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic pik2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eiri-Avion PIK-20D
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N39RB
C/n / msn: 20597
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tucson, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:El Tiro Airfield
Destination airport:El Tiro Airfield
Narrative:
The pilot was forced to land the glider in a 800ft school yard due to weak thermal conditions. The glider touched down in the middle of the field and collided with some obstacles.

Sources:

NTSB Identification: LAX80DUJ61


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jan-2010 03:44 DColclasure Added
03-Nov-2013 11:08 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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