Accident Schempp-Hirth Ventus bT D-KEYX, Sunday 22 April 2018
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Date:Sunday 22 April 2018
Time:15:24 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic VENT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Schempp-Hirth Ventus bT
Registration: D-KEYX
MSN: 30
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Prievidza Airport (LZPE) -   Slovakia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Prievidza Airport (LZPE)
Investigating agency: LNVU
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
On April 22, 2018, at 15:23, the pilot made the approach and landing on LZPE Airport 22 ("VPD22").
The glider made a hard landing on runway 22 at Prievidza Airport and bounced several times. The aircraft subsequently rotated around the vertical axis and broke.
There were no injuries.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: LNVU
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 4 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

21-Aug-2018 18:07 harro Added

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