General

Report :

Nr. 01/2012 Paraglider - Happened: 01/08/2010
Report File (pdf): Download_button Language: Greek
Location: Area of KATHISMA - LEFKADA
Details

Report :

Nr. 01/2012 Paraglider Συνέβη: 01/08/2010
AAIASB
Operator: PRIVATE
Owner: PRIVATE
Manufacturer: AIRWAVE
Type: Paraglider
State of Manufacture: AUSTRIA
Model: SPORT 2
Nationality: HELLENIC
Registration:
Location: Area of KATHISMA - LEFKADA
Date & Time: 01/08/2010 & 17:15h time
Summary

Report :

Nr. 01/2012 Paraglider Happened: 01/08/2010
AAIASB
Summary: On 01 AUG 2010 and at about 17:15 h during a paraglider flight at area of KATHISMA in LEFKADA island the pilot entered a turbulance and downdraft wind area. Due to loss of control and disability to gain height the pilot desided to peform a forced landing (mountaneous area) at a rocky, rugged area near the edge of a cliff that ends in the sea, and resulted in serious injury.
Safety Recommendations

Report :

Nr. 01/2012 Paraglider Happened: 01/08/2010
AAIASB
Safety Recommendations:

link_64Recommendation 2012-01

(Safety Recommendation Links not availlable before 2011:For old SR's check the Report file (pdf))
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