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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207656
Last updated: 17 November 2021
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Date:15-DEC-1993
Time:18:02
Type:Schempp-Hirth Nimbus 2C
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-FQL
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:12km NNE of Benalla, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Benalla, VIC
Destination airport:Benalla, VIC
Narrative:
During an outlanding, the glider impacted powerlines, causing it to cartwheel before coming to rest inverted. The pilot remained trapped for thirty minutes before being able to free himself.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1993/aair/199304135/


Revision history:

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16-Mar-2018 09:03 Pineapple Added

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