Incident Glaser-Dirks DG-300 Elan I-AVAR, Friday 26 May 2023
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Date:Friday 26 May 2023
Time:c. 15:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic dg30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Glaser-Dirks DG-300 Elan
Owner/operator:Aeroclub Volovelistico Alpino
Registration: I-AVAR
MSN: 3E251
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Lake Como, Lombardy -   Italy
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Bergamo-Valbrembo Airport (LILV)
Destination airport:Como-Alzate Brianza Airport (LILB)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Glaser-Dirks DG-300 Elan made a forced landing at Lake Como, Lombardy, due to a lack of thermal.
The pilot was not injured and the glider received minor damage.

Sources: (photo)

Revision history:

27-May-2023 10:34 gerard57 Added
27-May-2023 12:18 RobertMB Updated
02-May-2024 08:57 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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