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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76186
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Time:15:08 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic VENT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2cM
Registration: HB-2298
MSN: 40
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Grenchen - LSZG -   Switzerland
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:LSZG
Destination airport:LSZG
The pilot crashed in short final after he wasn´t able to retract the engine. he was in a indroduction flight for this glider-typ. The glider suffered substantial damages and the pilot suffered serious injuries.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

10 Jul 2014 HB-2298 Private 1 Eourres w/o

Revision history:

09-Aug-2010 13:56 Alpine Flight Added
20-Jan-2012 04:33 Alpine Flight Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]

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