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NTSB Identification: ERA17WA303
14 CFR Non-U.S., Commercial
Accident occurred Saturday, December 03, 2016 in San Carlos de Bolivar, Argentina
Aircraft: SCHEMPP HIRTH VENTUS2C, registration:
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On December 3, 2016, about 1750 coordinated universal time, a Schempp Hirth Ventus-2C motorized glider, Argentine registration LV-EDB, operated by a private individual, was substantially damaged when it impacted terrain after the left wing detached from the fuselage during soaring maneuvers near San Carlos de Bolivar, Buenos Aires. The Argentine pilot was fatally injured. The personal flight was conducted under Argentine flight regulations.