ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137942
Last updated: 14 February 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:09-AUG-2011
Time:13:00 LT
Type:PZL-Bielsko SZD-56-2 Diana 2
Owner/operator:private
Registration: SP-3752
C/n / msn: 562108004
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Pociunai - EYPR -   Lithuania
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:EYPR
Destination airport:EYPR
Narrative:
The glider made a ground loop after a failed launch during aerotowing. The fuselage of the glider broke. The pilot escaped unhurt. He was a member of the European glider championship 2011 in Pociunai/Lithuania - EYPR.

Sources:

https://get.google.com/albumarchive/pwa/101668934195280463309/album/5638816019357450545?source=pwa (pictures of the accident)
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.flightforum.ch/forum/showthread.php?s=9dffd1743e0825f99900e9f5c1582ca0&p=768114#post768114]


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Aug-2011 00:09 Alpine Flight Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description