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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 263457
Last updated: 24 November 2021
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Time:c. 14:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic DUOD model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Duo Discus XLT
Owner/operator:Fliegerschule Wasserkuppe
Registration: D-KXLW
MSN: 236
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Flugplatz Wasserkuppe (EDER) -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Gersfeld-Wasserkuppe Airfield (EDER)
Destination airport:Gersfeld-Wasserkuppe Airfield (EDER)
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Came in too high on landing, caught in a safety net at the end of the runway and came to the rest on the country road.

Sources:,segelflieger-lande-100.html (photo)


Photo of D-KXLW courtesy

Wasserkuppe (EDER)
12 July 2015; (c) Peter Vercruijsse

Revision history:

31-May-2021 16:29 Anon. Added
31-May-2021 17:11 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
31-May-2021 17:12 RobertMB Updated [Date]
31-May-2021 17:18 RobertMB Updated [Source]
01-Jun-2021 19:55 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]

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