Accident Glaser-Dirks DG-400 D-KOLL, Saturday 8 July 2023
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Date:Saturday 8 July 2023
Time:c. 14:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic DG40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Glaser-Dirks DG-400
Registration: D-KOLL
MSN: 4-1
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Soilasee, Oberammergau, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Ohlstadt-Pömetsried Airfield
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: BFU
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
A Glaser-Dirks DG-400 crashed under unknown circumstances near Soilasee, between Laber- and Ettaler Manndl mountains, Oberammergau, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, at an altidude of 1.400 metres, shortly after it was released by the tow aircraft.
The pilot died and the powered glider was destroyed.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU
Report number: BFU23-0577-3X
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Informations from other Pilots

History of this aircraft


Revision history:

09-Jul-2023 09:09 gerard57 Added
09-Jul-2023 09:37 RobertMB Updated
17-Jul-2023 05:29 mikekl1243 Updated
17-Jul-2023 05:42 M Updated
17-Jul-2023 05:43 harro Updated
18-Jul-2023 06:15 RobertMB Updated
07-Apr-2024 08:05 ASN Updated [Accident report]

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