Glider File Number BEA2019-0515 Accident, Le Vernet, on 29 August 2019, PIK - PIK20E, D-KVNO

Accident to the PIK20E registered D-KVNO on 29/08/2019 at Le Vernet

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Summary

Vol local AD Vinon (83).

Le pilote décolle en autonome vers 13 h 30 locale. Ne parvenant pas à rejoindre l'aérodrome il atterrit dans un champ. Lors de l'atterrissage le planeur heurte des arbres puis le sol.

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Local flight at Vinon AD.

The pilot performed a self-launched take-off at 1:30 pm local time. Unable to return to the aerodrome, the pilot landed in a field. On landing, the glider struck trees and then the ground.