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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69176
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Time:11:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic pw5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Politechnika Warszawska PW-5 Smyk
Owner/operator:ISV (Innsbrucker Segelflieger Vereinigung)
Registration: OE-5609
MSN: 17.04.007
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Innsbruck Kranebitten Airport - LOWI -   Austria
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:LOWI
Destination airport:LOWI
The 22year-old pilot lost control of the glider during initial climb. He just took off using a winch as the glider flipped to the left side and crashed to ground from an altitude of 55m. This is the second PW-5 accident in Innsbruck within years.

The pilot was killed.


Revision history:

18-Oct-2009 02:09 Alpine Flight Added
17-Jul-2010 10:03 Alpine Flight Updated [Operator]
26-Nov-2011 12:32 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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