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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 142311
Last updated: 23 February 2021
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Time:13:26 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DUOD model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Duo Discus
Owner/operator:Glider Girl LLC
Registration: N369DD
C/n / msn: 223
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Heavenly Mountain Resort, South Lake Tahoe, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:KMEV
Destination airport:KMEV
The pilot of a Schempp-Hirth Duo Discus was forced to make a hard landing at Heavenly Mountain Resort, South Lake Tahoe, CA, close to border of Nevada. The glider suffered only minor damage.

The pilot and the passenger escaped uninjured.

Sources: (photo)

Revision history:

05-Feb-2012 22:13 Alpine Flight Added
05-Feb-2012 22:54 RobertMB Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]

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