NTSB Identification: DEN85LA216.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28868.
Accident occurred Saturday, August 10, 1985 in COLORADO SPRGS, CO
Aircraft: SCHEMPP-HIRTH VENTUS B, registration: N25RN
Injuries: 1 Serious.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

DURING TAKEOFF THE GLIDER LEFT WING TOUCHED THE GROUND. THE GLIDER THEN CARTWHEELED SUSTAINING SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

AIRSPEED..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

ALTITUDE..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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