Mid-air collision Accident Schleicher ASH 26E D-KFOX,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29514
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Date:Sunday 16 July 2006
Time:14:47 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Schleicher ASH 26E
Registration: D-KFOX
MSN: 26166
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Bütthard -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:EDGU
Destination airport:EDGU
Investigating agency: BFU
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Mid-air collision with a Ventus cM at Bütthard. Both powered gliders crashed to the ground killing both pilots. One glider crashed onto the roof of a house, which caused minor to moderate damage to the house.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report



Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
12-Jun-2011 11:13 harro Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage]
22-Jun-2012 13:36 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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