ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29395
Last updated: 18 November 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:27-JUL-1997
Time:13:33 LT
Type:Schempp-Hirth Nimbus 4DM
Owner/operator:Dream Wings Aviation B.V.
Registration: D-KDWA
MSN: 9/17
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Fuentemilanos - LEFM -   Spain
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LEFM
Destination airport:LEFM
Narrative:
The motorized glider made a turn at an altitude of about 100m AGL following loss of engine power on takeoff. This turn become steeper and the Nibus 4DM crashed nearly vertical to the ground.

Both occupants were killed.

Sources:

http://www.fomento.gob.es/NR/rdonlyres/C418C731-8F28-4FEE-B27B-2F122D75F278/2396/1997_039_A_ENG.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
15-Feb-2009 03:57 Vaclav Kudela Updated
29-Sep-2011 05:40 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Plane category, ]
24-Jan-2012 05:51 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Jan-2012 05:51 Alpine Flight Updated [Nature, Source]
24-Aug-2014 09:55 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description