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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 245640
Last updated: 14 December 2020
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Time:18:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic as13 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher ASK-13
Owner/operator:North Wales Gliding Club
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Llantisilio Airfield, Gefnffordd Lane, Llandegla, Denbighshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Llantisilio Airfield, Gefnffordd Lane, Llandegla, Denbighshire,
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Wing tip struck a fence on landing at Llantisilio Airfield, Gefnffordd Lane, Llandegla, Denbighshire. According to a rough translation into English of the original BFU Germany report (see link #1 for the original Germany text):

"Event: Accident without injuries
Date, time: September 18, 2020, 6:20 p.m. (local)
Location, State: Llandegla, United Kingdom
Damage to the aircraft: Seriously damaged
Source: Investigation by foreign authorities File number: BFU20-0831-DX
When landing, the glider touched a fence with its right wing. The BFU supports the investigation because the aircraft was designed / manufactured in Germany.
Aircraft: Glider Fatally seriously injured
Pattern: SCHLEICHER - ASK-13
Type of operation: General Aviation - Private Sightseeing Flight - Local sightseeing flight"

The reported crash location of Llandegla or Llandegla-yn-Il is a village and community in the county of Denbighshire in Wales at approximate coordinates 53.063N 3.200W


1. BFU20-0831-DX:

Revision history:

14-Dec-2020 16:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Plane category]
14-Dec-2020 16:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]

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