Preliminary Accident Reports

June 2013 Issue

April 27, 2013, Shirley, N.Y., Schweizer SGS 2-32

At about 1150 Eastern time, the glider was substantially damaged when it impacted a road, following an in-flight loss of control during approach. The private pilot was fatally injured. Visual conditions prevailed.

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