Accident Schleicher ASG 29 E 18m OM-1405, Saturday 4 May 2024
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Date:Saturday 4 May 2024
Time:c. 18:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS29 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Schleicher ASG 29 E 18m
Registration: OM-1405
MSN: 29538
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Košúty, Martin -   Slovakia
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Martin Airport (LZMA)
Destination airport:Martin Airport (LZMA)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Schleicher ASG 29 E 18 crashed during a competition flight at a high voltage station near Košúty, Martin, and caught fire.
The pilot perished and the glider was destroyed by fire.


AIB (photo)

History of this aircraft

Ex PH-1405



from igc file

Revision history:

06-May-2024 05:57 guiness Added
06-May-2024 05:57 ASN Updated [Aircraft type]
06-May-2024 12:16 RobertMB Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative, Category]
08-May-2024 07:43 guiness Updated [Phase, Photo]

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