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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29501
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Time:13:58 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic VENT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Ventus cT
Registration: D-KNBE
MSN: 141/435
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kurtschau -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:EDOT
Destination airport:EDOT
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Mid-air collision with a SZD-48-3 Jantar-Standard 3 (D-1623) during a cross-country flight from Greiz-Obergrochlitz - EDOZ. Both pilots bailed out of their gliders and landed safely with the parachute. Both gliders crashed to the ground and were destroyed.
The pilot of the Ventus cT suffered moderate injuries, the pilot of the Jantar Standard 3 suffered minor injuries.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
14-Apr-2012 02:28 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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