Accident Schempp-Hirth Nimbus 3DM D-KTTT, Friday 9 June 2023
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Date:Friday 9 June 2023
Type:Silhouette image of generic NIMB model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Schempp-Hirth Nimbus 3DM
Registration: D-KTTT
MSN: 18/42
Year of manufacture:1991
Engine model:Solo 2625-2
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Dahlemer Binz Airfield (EDKV) -   Germany
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Dahlemer Binz Airfield (EDKV)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: BFU
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The self-launching glider lost power during the initial climb. During the emergency landing in the area of the aerodrome, the glider crashed into the ground and was badly damaged. The pilot was seriously injured.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU
Report number: BFU 23-0445-3X
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

09-Jun-2023 19:25 Commander114 Added
09-Jun-2023 19:36 Anon. Updated
10-Jun-2023 05:55 Anon. Updated
10-Jun-2023 06:28 harro Updated
02-Sep-2023 17:26 fx128 Updated
05-Jan-2024 08:42 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Narrative, Accident report]

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