Accident to the microlight GAZ'AILE 2 identified W16-US on 15/04/2017 at Saint Cybardeaux

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Vol local P-F ULM de Dorgeville (16).

Le pilote effectue un vol avec son ULM de construction amateur dans le cadre de l'obtention de sa carte d'identification. Lors du décollage, l'ULM heurte la cime des arbres. L'appareil entre en collision avec le sol dans un champ et prend feu.

 

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Local flight by P-F ULM from Dorgeville (16).

The pilot was making a flight with his amateur-built ULM in the context of obtaining its  identification card. During takeoff, the ULM hit the tops of some trees. The aircraft collided with the ground in a field and caught fire.