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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247396
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Type:Silhouette image of generic rls8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rolladen-Schneider LS8-18
Owner/operator:NTNU flyklubb
Registration: LN-GCG
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Oppdal-Fagerhaug Airport (ENOP) -   Norway
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Fagerhaug Airport (ENOP)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: AIBN
Confidence Rating: Accident Investigation report not yet completed, but information verified through official sources
On Wednesday 29 July 2020 the glider was on an organized cross-country flight. The pilot flew over the hills from Kvikne towards Oppdal, planning to land on an outlanding field. He did not find the field, and continued towards Oppdal airport. The glider did not reach the airport and performed a landing in the forest, 450 metres before the runway end. The glider was substantially damaged. The commander received minor injuries.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AIBN
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 6 months
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

02-Feb-2021 20:42 harro Added

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