Incident Schempp-Hirth Janus VH-GVU, Sunday 3 December 1995
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Date:Sunday 3 December 1995
Type:Schempp-Hirth Janus
Registration: VH-GVU
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Bacchus Marsh Airport (YBSS), Bacchus Marsh, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:YBSS
Destination airport:YBSS
Investigating agency: BASI
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The pilot was undertaking a check flight when a decision was made to cease operations due to deteriorating weather conditions. During the landing roll, the pilot was unable to maintain directional control and the glider weather-cocked. It then collided with a stationary glider, severing about one metre from its right wing.

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


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