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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212994
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:10-JUL-2016
Time:17:15 LT
Type:Avio Design / STING 250
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: YR-5127
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Lacul Comana, Jud. Giurgiu -   Romania
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: CIAS Romania
Narrative:
The motorized paraglider was seen to break up and spiral to the ground, impacting a lake.

Causes of the accident
The cause of the accident is the breakage of the paraglider material due to aging fabric, improper maintenance and subject to a weight greater than that admitted by the manufacturer, unrelated to the degree of wear of the fabric.

Sources:

CIAS

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: CIAS Romania
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 12 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jul-2018 14:18 harro Added
07-Jul-2018 14:21 harro Updated [Date]

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