Accident to the glider LAK-12 registration N4206N

State of Nevada the United States of America

On 14 june 2017 the glider LAK-12 was about 30 m higher than the tow plane during the towing and the glider released. The pilot turned the glider to the left, the left wing impacted the ground, and the glider came to rest in some brush. The glider was destroyed. The pilot was minor injured.

The safety investigation is performed by the Safety Investigation Authority of the United States of America (National Transportation Safety Board).

Course of investigation
2017-06-14 Safety Investigation started
2017-08-03 Final report or here

Last updated: 15-05-2020