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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192828
Last updated: 30 December 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic VENT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2ax
Registration: D-9222
C/n / msn: 2
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Yerong Creek -   Australia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:YBLA
Destination airport:YBLA
Mid-air collision between a Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2cxT (VH-IKB) and a Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2ax (D-9222) during a task at the 34th FAI World Gliding Championship in the 15m class in Benalla, Australia. Both pilots, an Australian and a German, bailed out and landed minor injured. Both gliders sustained heavy damages.


Revision history:

14-Jan-2017 08:29 Alpine Flight Added
14-Jan-2017 08:40 Alpine Flight Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
14-Jan-2017 10:40 Pineapple Updated [Location]
15-Jan-2017 11:29 Alpine Flight Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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