Accident Schempp-Hirth Duo Discus T CC-AAW, Wednesday 3 January 2018
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Date:Wednesday 3 January 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic DUOD model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Schempp-Hirth Duo Discus T
Owner/operator:Club de Planeadores de Vitacura
Registration: CC-AAW
MSN: 161
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Los Andes -   Chile
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Santiago-Municipal de Vitacura Airport (SCLC)
Destination airport:Santiago-Municipal de Vitacura Airport (SCLC)
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Glider made an emergency landing in an empty area of Los Andes city, after participating of Chile's first day of 2018 Andes Open and National Championship. Both on board with minor injuries.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Twitter Los Andes COE (emergencies twitter)


Revision history:

04-Jan-2018 07:27 Anon. Added
04-Jan-2018 14:51 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
04-Jan-2018 17:45 Geno Updated [Source]
04-Jan-2018 21:33 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
04-Jan-2018 21:34 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
24-Jul-2020 20:09 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Accident report, ]

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