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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203470
Last updated: 13 September 2019
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Date:27-DEC-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Zenair Zodiac CH 601D
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: D-MNRC
C/n / msn: 6-3519
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Near Straubing -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The cockpit canopy opened in flight. The pilot had difficulties seeing due to the open canopy, but managed to land his aircraft on a road near Rain and Obermotzing (Straubing area). The pilot walked away unharmed, but the aircraft received substantial damage.

Sources:

https://www.merkur.de/bayern/weihnachtswunder-von-straubing-flugzeug-landung-im-blindflug-9481740.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Dec-2017 22:12 flyflyfly Added
29-Dec-2017 13:12 RobertMB Updated [Cn]

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