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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234866
Last updated: 22 November 2020
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Date:07-APR-2020
Time:18:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic scir model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Standard Cirrus
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N271BL
C/n / msn: 271
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Seminole Lake Gliderport (6FL0), Groveland, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Seminole Lake Gliderport, FL (6FL0)
Destination airport:Seminole Lake Gliderport, FL (6FL0)
Narrative:
Fatal glider accident in Clermont County at Seminole Lake Gliderport (6FL0), Groveland, Florida. The glider collided with terrain and was substantially damaged after tow cable release, and the sole occupant was fatally injured

Sources:

NTSB
https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:95:::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:07-APR-20,GROVELAND,N271BL
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N271BL

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Apr-2020 04:43 Captain Adam Added
08-Apr-2020 13:55 RobertMB Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Embed code, Damage]
08-Apr-2020 16:32 Geno Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
08-Apr-2020 16:33 Geno Updated [Source]
09-Apr-2020 04:47 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
09-Apr-2020 15:34 Anon. Updated [Nature]

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