Monday, August 26, 2019

Glaser-Dirks DG-300 Elan, N300GG: Fatal accident occurred August 25, 2019 near Burnett Landing Airport (WN15), Wilkeson, Pierce County, Washington




Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Seattle

Glider crashed into trees on landing.

https://registry.faa.gov/N300GG

Date: 25-AUG-19
Time: 22:04:00Z
Regis#: N300GG
Aircraft Make: GLASER DIRKS
Aircraft Model: DG300
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: FATAL
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: WILKESON
State: WASHINGTON

Those who may have information that might be relevant to the National Transportation Safety Board investigation may contact them by email eyewitnessreport@ntsb.gov, and any friends and family who want to contact investigators about the accident should email assistance@ntsb.gov.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Bad news. Looking at the pix reminds my why I don't like glass. Efficient? Yes. Crash worthy? Not so much.

RIP