On November 29, 2006, at 1215 coordinated universal time, a Grob G 180, German registered D-CGSP, operated by Grob Aerospace AG, was destroyed when it impacted terrain shortly after takeoff from Mattsies Airport, Mindelheim, Germany. The pilot, who was the sole occupant, was fatally injured. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time of the accident. The local demonstration flight was originating at the time of the accident.

The accident investigation is under the jurisdiction and control of the German government. Any further information may be obtained from:

German Federal Bureau of Aircraft Accidents Investigation
Bundesstelle fuer Flugunfalluntersuchung (BFU)
Hermann-Blenk Strasse 16
38108 Braunschweig

This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information released by or obtained from the German government.

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