Friday, April 08, 2022

Schempp-Hirth Ventus, N571RD: Accident occurred in Perry, Aiken County, South Carolina

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Columbia, South Carolina

Glider crashed under unknown circumstances causing the tail section to separate from the glider. 


Date: 22-APR-21
Time: 19:00:00Z
Regis#: N571RD
Aircraft Make: SCHEMPP
Aircraft Model: VENTUS
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: UNKNOWN (UNK)
Operation: 91
City: PERRY
State: SOUTH CAROLINA