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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 239240
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Time:16:55 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic ls4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rolladen-Schneider LS4
Owner/operator:Luftsportgruppe Weissenhorn e.V.
Registration: D-3485
MSN: 4530
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1,5 km from Weißenhorn Airfield (EDNW) -   Germany
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Weißenhorn Airfield (EDNW)
Destination airport:Weißenhorn Airfield (EDNW)
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
A Rolladen-Schneider LS4 glider (D-3485) crashed after suffering a mid-air collision with a Diamond HK-36TTS Super Dimona motorglider. The glider had just winch-launched from Weißenhorn Airfield (EDNW) and crashed in a field, killing the pilot.
The other aircraft with two persons on board made a safe emergency landing at Weißenhorn Airfield. There was substantial damage to the right-hand wing.

Sources: (photo)


Revision history:

08-Aug-2020 07:14 Copi Added
08-Aug-2020 07:19 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
08-Aug-2020 07:23 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
08-Aug-2020 07:49 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
08-Aug-2020 09:08 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Embed code]
23-Oct-2020 10:23 harro Updated [Narrative]

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