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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228682
Last updated: 9 November 2019
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Date:01-SEP-2019
Time:18:15 LT
Type:Marganski MDM-1 Fox
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: D-4560
C/n / msn: 238
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near St. Marein airfield (LOLK), Wolfsberg, Carinthia State -   Austria
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:Wolfsberg Airport (LOKW)
Destination airport:Wolfsberg Airport (LOKW)
Narrative:
A twin-seat aerobatic-glider took part in an airfield-festival at Wolfsberg, Carinthia , Austria.
The Glider entered an unrecoverable flat spin
The pilot who was siting in te rear seat was able to jump out of the glider and landed safely with his parachute.
The 62 year old female passenger, occupying the front seat, was found next to the wreckage and pronounced dead on scene.
Pictures show the Marganski MDM-1 Fox severly damaged, left wing split up, aileron seperated etc.
YouTube Video forum 0:15 shows the spinning glider and parachute of the pilot who bailed out.

Sources:

https://www.krone.at/1988972
https://www.krone.at/1988350
https://kaernten.orf.at/stories/3011010/
https://youtu.be/AJUT0v4SiZQ
https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/8303778 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Sep-2019 20:54 Medevac Added
02-Sep-2019 09:33 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Damage, Narrative]
02-Sep-2019 09:45 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
02-Sep-2019 10:51 Medevac Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Phase, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
02-Sep-2019 16:42 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
02-Sep-2019 16:43 RobertMB Updated [Location]
07-Sep-2019 16:50 RuudH Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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