Accident Glaser-Dirks DG-400 , Saturday 18 May 2024
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Date:Saturday 18 May 2024
Time:c. 16:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DG40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Glaser-Dirks DG-400
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Bärental, N side of the Weinasch mountain -   Austria
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Klagenfurt Airport (KLU/LOWK)
Destination airport:Klagenfurt Airport (KLU/LOWK)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Glaser-Dirks DG-400 crashed under unknown circumstances into Bärental valley, at the north side of the Weinasch mountain, at an altidute of 1700m, upon returning to Klagenfurt Airport (KLU/LOWK).
The pilot died and the powered glider was destroyed.



Revision history:

19-May-2024 06:20 gerard57 Added
19-May-2024 06:55 ASN Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
19-May-2024 16:25 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative, Category]
19-May-2024 18:55 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]

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