Incident Grob G102 Astir CS N152SS,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 388753
 
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Date:Sunday 2 June 2024
Time:c. 16:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic g102 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Grob G102 Astir CS
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N152SS
MSN: 1502
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Hogback Mountain Conservation Area, Marlboro, VT -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Post Mills Airport, VT (2B9)
Destination airport:Post Mills Airport, VT (2B9)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A Grob G102 Astir CS experienced a loss of adequate lift necessary to maintain flight and force landed among trees in the Hogback Mountain Conservation Area, Marlboro, Vermont, sustaining minor damage.
The sole pilot onboard the glider was not injured during the incident.

Sources:

https://www.nbcboston.com/news/local/pilot-rescued-after-crashing-glider-into-tree-in-nhs-white-mountain-national-forest/3387253/
https://www.masslive.com/news/2024/06/84-year-old-pilot-crashes-plane-rescued-while-hanging-from-tree.html
FAA ASIAS

https://registry.faa.gov/AircraftInquiry/Search/NNumberResult?NNumberTxt=152SS

https://wingsandwheels.com/media/catalog/product/cache/33eed5a9055abe5aea5699a4a062285a/2/0/207443IMG_7912_5.jpg (photo)






Location

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jun-2024 16:42 Geno Added
03-Jun-2024 18:35 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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