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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210980
Last updated: 2 September 2021
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Time:15:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ask8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher K 8B
Owner/operator:Deutsche Alpensegelflugschule Unterwössen e.V. (DASS
Registration: D-8791
MSN: 8389/A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ebbs, Tyrol -   Austria
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Unterwössen Airfield (DE-0093)
Destination airport:Unterwössen Airfield (DE-0093)
The pilot (71) crashed his glider while attempting to land in a field at Ebbs, Tyrol, due to a lack of thermals. He collided with a light-pole on short final. The glider was destroyed while the pilot suffered moderate injuries.


Revision history:

13-May-2018 11:04 Alpine Flight Added
13-May-2018 11:05 Alpine Flight Updated [Narrative]
13-May-2018 14:22 Geno Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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