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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153703
Last updated: 11 August 2020
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Time:c. 15:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SF25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Scheibe SF 25C Rotax Falke
Owner/operator:Flugsportclub Aschaffenburg
Registration: D-KTIC
C/n / msn: 44555
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Aschaffenburg (EDFC), 0,2 km from (Bayern) -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Aschaffenburg (EDFC)
Destination airport:Aschaffenburg (EDFC)
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
A Rotax 912 powered motorglider Scheibe SF 25 C ("Rotaxfalke") returned from a local scenic flight, when the plane crashlanded 200 m short of the threshold into a muddy (wet & ploughed) agricultural field.
Local media reports, that the flight took place as this was the first sunny day in a long time.
Both occupants were trapped in the wreckage for apx. an hour before they could be extracted by local fire brigade using hydraulic rescue equipment.

Both casualties are in serious condition, the 82 year old male pilot was airlifted by a rescue helicopter to Frankfurt University Trauma Center, while his 63 year female passenger was rushed with a second medevac-chopper to the district hospital Aschaffenburg.

Flying conditions were perfect, the visibility more than 50km, the wind virtually clam.

Sources: (photo)

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

Revision history:

02-Mar-2013 23:57 Medevac Added
03-Mar-2013 00:01 harro Updated [Date, Narrative]
03-Mar-2013 02:31 PC12 Updated [Time, Embed code]
03-Mar-2013 05:34 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Source, Embed code, Damage]
03-Mar-2013 09:49 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code]
03-Mar-2013 11:59 RobertMB Updated [Source, Embed code]
04-Mar-2013 11:50 harro Updated [[Source, Embed code]]
20-Mar-2013 00:19 Uwe Updated [Total fatalities]
20-Mar-2013 08:03 Anon. Updated [Source]
28-Oct-2019 15:14 Uli Elch Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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