Friday, August 18, 2017

Aerotechnik L-13 SEH Vivat, N8230S: Accident occurred August 17, 2017 in Moses Lake, Grant County, Washington

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Spokane, Washington

http://registry.faa.gov/N8230S

NTSB Identification: GAA17CA494
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Thursday, August 17, 2017 in Moses Lake, WA
Aircraft: AEROTECHNIK L 13 SEH VIVAT, registration: N8230S

NTSB investigators will use data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator, and will not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.

Motorglider shortly after departure, crashed and burned.

Date: 17-AUG-17
Time: 22:40:00Z
Regis#: N8230S
Aircraft Make: AEROTECHNIK
Aircraft Model: L13
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: DESTROYED
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: UNKNOWN (UNK)
City: MOSES LAKE
State: WASHINGTON

2 comments:

Charlie said...

Okay, I give up. How does a glider catch on fire?

Anonymous said...

Easy-peasy;
The L13 Vivat is a motorglider - engine in front.