General

Report :

Nr. 03/2014 Paraglider - - Happened: 18/03/2012
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Location: Area «Αlthea» of Koropi (Agia Marina)
Details

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Nr. 03/2014 Paraglider - Συνέβη: 18/03/2012
AAIASB
Operator: Private
Owner: Private
Manufacturer: GIN GLIDERS INC.
Type: Paraglider
State of Manufacture: S.Korea
Model: OASIS
Nationality: HELLENIC
Registration: -
Location: Area «Αlthea» of Koropi (Agia Marina)
Date & Time: 18/03/2012 & 16:40h time
Summary

Report :

Nr. 03/2014 Paraglider - Happened: 18/03/2012
AAIASB
Summary: On 18 March 2012 at about 16:40 h (local) a paraglider pilot took off from a cliff (height:180m) at area "Althea" of Koropi (Agia Marina of Attica). after a short (2-3 minutes) flight during which the pilot had lost control due το jam of his left leg at the paraglider lines, started loosing height and finally came in contact with electrical power line cables. Explosion occured due to high voltage short circuit and the pilot fell on the ground fatally injured as a result of electrocution.
Safety Recommendations

Report :

Nr. 03/2014 Paraglider - Happened: 18/03/2012
AAIASB
Safety Recommendations:

link_64Safety Recommendation 2014-05 link_64Safety Recommendation  2014-06

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