Accident Glaser-Dirks DG-300 Elan D-8240, Saturday 25 March 2023
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Date:Saturday 25 March 2023
Time:c. 17:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic dg30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Glaser-Dirks DG-300 Elan
Owner/operator:Aero Club Adele Orsi
Registration: D-8240
MSN: 3E-258
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Casciago, VA -   Italy
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Varese-Calcinate del Pesce Airport (LILC)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The Glaser-Dirks DG-300 Elan entered a spin after loosing the canopy and crashed nose down in a garden in Casciago, Varese.
The pilot parachuted to safety and sustained minor injuries.


History of this aircraft

Ex PH-824

Revision history:

26-Mar-2023 14:29 Captain Adam Added

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