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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76585
Last updated: 31 March 2019
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Time:15:16 LT
Type:Schempp-Hirth Standard Cirrus
Owner/operator:Segelfluggruppe Lägern
Registration: HB-1217
C/n / msn: 429
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Benken -   Switzerland
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Schänis - LSZX
Destination airport:Schänis - LSZX
after the rope broke during aero-tow, the glider crashed. the pilot escaped from the glider, but the parachute didn´t open fully and he was killed.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

30-Aug-2010 01:08 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added

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