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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 213993
Last updated: 7 August 2020
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Date:02-AUG-2018
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic ask1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Alexander Schleicher ASK-21
Owner/operator:Luftsportgemeinschaft Hotzenwald e.V.
Registration: D-5383
C/n / msn: 21317
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Wächtersberg -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:EDSV
Destination airport:EDSV
Narrative:
A 15 year old flight student came short due to strong downdraft from the nearby ridge. The glider landed in the trees and came to rest 5 meters above the ground. The student, who was alone in the glider, sustained minor injuries and was released from the hospital later the day. The glider was damaged.

Sources:

https://www.stuttgarter-nachrichten.de/inhalt.baden-wuerttemberg-zwei-kleinflugzeuge-abgestuerzt-drei-verletzte.a6faa45c-5838-4b76-8081-0f968bd5c3b0.html

https://www.schwarzwaelder-bote.de/inhalt.wildberg-flugschueler-stuerzt-ueber-wald-ab.c0b7b555-5754-4144-954a-a65a89f2ec51.html

https://www.lg-hotzenwald.de/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=49&Itemid=55

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2018 07:31 presse_ng Added
03-Aug-2018 08:05 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities]
03-Aug-2018 13:55 Geno Updated [Cn, Source]
03-Aug-2018 14:00 RobertMB Updated [Cn]

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