Accident Schleicher Ka 6CR , Saturday 6 August 2022
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Date:Saturday 6 August 2022
Time:15:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ask6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Schleicher Ka 6CR
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Tournai/Maubray Airfield (EBTY) -   Belgium
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Tournai/Maubray Airfield (EBTY)
Destination airport:Tournai/Maubray Airfield (EBTY)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The glider stalled as a result of a steep climb during a winch launch at Maubray Airfield and was destroyed. The pilot died in the crash.
Initial information suggests the glider attained an 80° nose-up attitude instead of the usual 45° angle.
Pictures show the aircraft as an wooden glider with an orange stripe.


Revision history:

07-Aug-2022 04:14 gerard57 Added
07-Aug-2022 11:21 gerard57 Updated [Country, Source]
07-Aug-2022 13:05 Anon. Updated [Country, Departure airport]
07-Aug-2022 13:08 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
07-Aug-2022 15:47 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Aug-2022 05:38 Wil Updated [Aircraft type]
08-Aug-2022 05:39 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
08-Nov-2022 22:53 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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