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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191744
 
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Date:26-NOV-2016
Time:14:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic h201 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Glasflügel H-201B Standard Libelle
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-GCT
MSN: 459
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:12km NE of Whitwarta, SA -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Balaklava Gliding Club, SA
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The glider crash landed in a field due to an incident involving the aero tow rope. The pilot sustained minor injuries on impact.

Sources:

http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/south-australia/hangglider-pilot-injured-in-accideent-at-balaklava-in-south-australias-mid-north/news-story/27f079a08b3ad3cbfcf5512f1f79ebe0
https://au.news.yahoo.com/pilot-in-hospital-after-glider-crash-33333692.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Nov-2016 08:42 Pineapple Added
28-Nov-2016 11:22 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type]

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