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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156594
Last updated: 29 January 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AS29 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher ASG 29E
Registration: D-KJIL
C/n / msn: 29578
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Prievidza Airfield - LZPE -   Slovakia
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:LZPE
Destination airport:LZPE
During towing of the glider, by reason of the decrease engine performance on the aeroplane, did
not continue in the take-off and glider was disconnected from the aeroplane. During landing of the glider on RWY 22 LZPE , its left wing caught airport fencing. After that its
front fuselage hitted to the ground , turned around 360 degrees and again there was a collision with the ground. On the glider had broken off part of the left wing and fuselage
was broken.

3.3 Causes of air accident:
 the drop of power of WT9 engine was probably caused by the presence of vegetable impurities in the left-hand float chamber with subsequent abortion of the take-off and release of the towed aircraft,
 mishandling of the emergency and poor mastering of flying technique by the pilot of glider during the aborted take-off in the phase of acceleration after unstick.


Revision history:

14-Jun-2013 01:50 Alpine Flight Added
23-Jul-2020 05:22 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Date, Time, Source, Narrative]

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