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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204296
Last updated: 30 October 2020
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Date:01-OCT-1989
Time:08:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic SF25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Scheibe SF 25C
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-GXM
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cunderdin, WA -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Cunderdin, WA
Destination airport:Cunderdin, WA
Narrative:
Shortly after takeoff, the self-launching glider entered a downward spiral and impacted the ground. The glider was destroyed on impact and the pilot was fatally injured.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1989/aair/aair198900247/


Revision history:

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13-Jan-2018 13:12 Pineapple Added

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