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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 270509
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Type:Silhouette image of generic rls8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rolladen-Schneider LS8a
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Nijmegen -   Netherlands
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The pilot made a landing in a meadow. Just before landing, the pilot noticed a pole in the meadow, whereupon he made a right turn to avoid it. The right wing hit the ground, after which the glider made a ground loop. The glider hit the pole. The pilot was unharmed. The fuselage of the glider was broken in several places.


Revision history:

21-Dec-2021 20:19 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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