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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235680
Last updated: 11 January 2022
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Type:DG Flugzeugbau DG-1001S
Owner/operator:Segelfluggruppe Solothurn
Registration: HB-3444
MSN: 10-116S79
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Serious incident
Location:Bettlachberg, SO -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Grenchen Airport (ZHI/LSZG)
Destination airport:
A glider crashed into Bettlachberg, Solothurn after clipping some powerlines.
The pilot was seriously injured.

Note: shown photo of a crashed German glider, coded "ZW", is a file-photo of an earlier accident.

Flarm radar

Revision history:

03-May-2020 16:53 gerard57 Added
03-May-2020 20:43 RobertMB Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-May-2020 20:44 RobertMB Updated [Location]
04-May-2020 09:23 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Source]
04-May-2020 10:40 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Narrative]
06-May-2020 12:45 Hemel Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
06-May-2020 12:47 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source]
07-May-2020 07:45 Anon. Updated [Source]

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