Accident Glaser-Dirks DG-400/17 HB-2202, Monday 17 June 2013
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Date:Monday 17 June 2013
Time:12:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DG40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Glaser-Dirks DG-400/17
Registration: HB-2202
MSN: 4-282
Year of manufacture:1991
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Grenchen Airfield - LSZG -   Switzerland
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:LSZG
Destination airport:LSZG
Investigating agency: SUST
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The engine of the powered glider failed shortly after take-off. The pilot decided to make an emergency landing in a field. The glider stustained substantial damages during the emergency landing.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: SUST
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 4 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

23-Jun-2013 09:31 Alpine Flight Added
23-Jun-2013 14:06 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type]
17-May-2022 18:23 harro Updated [Accident report]

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