Accident Schempp-Hirth Standard Cirrus D-...., Saturday 15 June 2002
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Date:Saturday 15 June 2002
Time:12:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic scir model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Schempp-Hirth Standard Cirrus
Registration: D-....
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Mauterndorf - LOSM -   Austria
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Mauterndorf Airport (LOSM)
Destination airport:Mauterndorf Airport (LOSM)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Glider stalled during aerotow because the towplane flew too slow. The pilot released and tried to make a turn back to the airfield. During this turn the glider collided with the terrain. The pilot suffered serious injuries and the Standard Cirrus was destroyed.


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22-Aug-2011 00:57 Alpine Flight Added
22-Aug-2011 12:11 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Operator, Narrative]

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