Accident Orličan VT-16 Orlik OK-3405, Tuesday 13 August 2019
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Date:Tuesday 13 August 2019
Type:Orličan VT-16 Orlik
Registration: OK-3405
MSN: 150606
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:field near Trutnov -   Czech Republic
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Velké Porící Airport (LKVP)
Destination airport:Velké Porící Airport (LKVP)
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
A glider impacted a corn field, killing the pilot. According to eyewitnesses, there had been a collision with another glider which was able to continue flight. The gliders were involved in a gliding competition
pilot Mr. Bohumil Říkal - killed

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 9 months
Download report: Final report

Míra Poletucha prášil

Revision history:

14-Aug-2019 05:34 bob Added
14-Aug-2019 05:36 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Narrative]
16-Aug-2019 09:36 Mirax Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Source]
16-Aug-2019 10:08 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities]
17-Aug-2019 07:19 Hemel Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Aug-2019 17:06 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative, Operator]
23-Aug-2019 16:35 stehlik49 Updated [Registration, Source, Narrative]
31-May-2021 18:19 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Accident report]

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