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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137935
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:09-AUG-2011
Time:12:08 UTC
Type:Schempp-Hirth Nimbus 4M
Owner/operator:private
Registration: HB-2254
MSN: 10/27
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:South of Giby village, near Sejny -   Poland
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:EYPR
Destination airport:EYPR
Narrative:
Emergency landing due to worsening meteorological conditions. During the approach for a landing on a forest glade, the glider collided with trees and has been seriously damaged (both wings were completely destroyed). The pilot which flew the glider was a member of the European gliding championship in Pociunai/Lithuania - EYPR.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/HB-2254.pdf
http://rcawsey.co.uk/nimbus4.htm

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Aug-2011 04:58 harro Added
14-Aug-2011 00:08 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
06-Jan-2012 15:15 Alpine Flight Updated [Source, Damage]

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