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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29458
Last updated: 3 October 2020
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Date:25-JUL-2003
Time:16:32 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DUOD model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Duo Discus
Owner/operator:
Registration: D-4199
C/n / msn: 387
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Heppenheim -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Narrative:
A part of the left wing broke up in flight. The pilot and another occupant decided to bail out of the glider. They landed safely with the parachute. The Duo Discus crashed to the ground and was substantial damaged.

Sources:

https://www.bfu-web.de/DE/Home/homepage_node.htmlcln_030/nn_223970/DE/Publikationen/Untersuchungsberichte/2003/Bericht__03__3X164-0,templateId=raw,property=publicationFile.pdf/Bericht_03_3X164-0.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
19-Jun-2012 05:10 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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