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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240123
Last updated: 23 October 2020
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Date:16-AUG-2020
Time:20:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic BALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Kubicek BB 51Z
Owner/operator:
Registration: D-OADY
C/n / msn: 1308
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:St. Goar (An der Loreley) -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Narrative:
A hot-air balloon was caught by a gust during landing and bounced several times. Four of the seven occupants were ejected from the basket. Then balloon then slid down a mountain into the direction of the River Rhine and was finally found entangled in trees with the remaining 3 occupants. The pilot of the balloon was killed and at least two passengers were heavily injured.

Sources:

https://www.morgenweb.de/mannheimer-morgen_artikel,-vermischtes-heissluftballon-mit-sieben-menschen-abgestuerzt-ein-toter-_arid,1675544.html
https://www.presseportal.de/blaulicht/pm/117715/4680642
https://www.file-upload.net/download-14238707/VID-20200817-WA0004.mp4.html
https://www.kubicekballoons.de/showroom/kubicek-2017/#&gid=lightbox-group-354&pid=0
BFU

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Aug-2020 09:46 fx128 Added
17-Aug-2020 09:47 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
17-Aug-2020 17:48 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code, Damage]
17-Aug-2020 18:58 Anon. Updated [Embed code, Photo]
17-Aug-2020 19:15 Nomai Updated [Source]
17-Aug-2020 19:43 Nomai Updated [Source]
23-Oct-2020 10:46 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]

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