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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 24177
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:25-APR-1999
Time:15:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic VENT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Ventus b/16.6
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: F-CGLG
C/n / msn: 274
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Montagne d'Aujour -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LFMF
Destination airport:LFMF
Investigating agency: BEA
Narrative:
Became uncontrollable after entering severe turbulence and a cloud. Pilot bailed out and landed safely with the parachute.
The aircraft crashed to the ground and was destroyed.

Sources:

https://www.bea.aero/docspa/1999/f-lg990425/htm/f-lg990425.html
http://www.bea.aero/docspa/1999/f-lg990425/pdf/f-lg990425.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: BEA
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
28-Dec-2008 12:57 harro Updated
20-Jan-2012 04:07 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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