Accident AutoGyro Europe MTOsport D-MAUT, Saturday 16 July 2011
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Date:Saturday 16 July 2011
Time:15:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
AutoGyro Europe MTOsport
Registration: D-MAUT
MSN: D05G09
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Breitscheid (EDGB) (Hessen), near -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Breitscheid (EDGB)
Destination airport:Breitscheid (EDGB)
Investigating agency: BFU
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
A gyrocopter crashed in a field when approaching Breitscheid Airfield (EDGB) runway 25. The pilot lost control in turbulence. Both occupants were killed.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU
Report number: BFU 3X104-11
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Sources:,templateId=raw,property=publicationFile.pdf/Bericht_11_3X104_Gyrocopter_Breitscheid.pdf,-Mit-Video-Gyrokopter-stuerzt-aus-100-Metern-Hoehe-ab-_arid,9280.html (photo, credit: Rolp Reinhardt)

Revision history:

16-Jul-2011 10:16 TB Added
16-Jul-2011 10:17 TB Updated [Date]
16-Jul-2011 10:22 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Nature, Narrative, Plane category, ]
16-Jul-2011 10:37 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Plane category, ]
16-Jul-2011 11:55 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
17-Jul-2011 02:04 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source]
17-Jul-2011 02:08 RobertMB Updated [Source]
28-Feb-2012 12:46 harro Updated [Cn, Source, Narrative]
13-Nov-2018 15:05 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
13-Nov-2018 15:07 TB Updated [Source]
28-Oct-2019 17:25 Uli Elch Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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