Accident Schleicher ASH 25 ZS-GXX, Friday 4 January 2019
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Date:Friday 4 January 2019
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Schleicher ASH 25
Registration: ZS-GXX
MSN: 25064
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near New Tempe Aerodrome, Bloemfontein, Free State -   South Africa
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Bloemfontein/New Tempe (FATP)
Destination airport:Bloemfontein/New Tempe (FATP)
Investigating agency: CAA S.A.
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The glider impacted game fencing on a farm during an off-airport landing north of Tempe Aerodrome (FATP), in Bloemfontein. Both british national occupants were critically injured.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CAA S.A.
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report




Revision history:

04-Jan-2019 13:43 gerard57 Added
04-Jan-2019 14:43 gerard57 Updated [Source]
04-Jan-2019 16:54 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source]
04-Jan-2019 17:03 deed Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
04-Jan-2019 17:04 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
04-Jan-2019 17:40 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
17-Jan-2019 02:31 Geno Updated [Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Apr-2021 12:46 harro Updated [Source]
05-Apr-2021 12:48 harro Updated [Accident report]
16-Oct-2023 05:51 Ron Averes Updated

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