The small aircraft was launched on Thursday night from an airfield in Hessisch Lichtenau in the district of Werra-Meißner-Kreis. It pulled a glider with a tow rope in the air. After the release of the sailplane, the motor plane is tilted from yet unknown reasons, to the left, and in the descent got, it said on Thursday.
The machine crashed in a forest in the vicinity of the airport. On Board only the Pilot was. The man died at the crash site to the consequences of his injuries, police said. The glider have, without prejudice to can land. To clarify the cause of a crash is also a reviewer of the Confederation were drawn from Bureau of aircraft accident investigation Braunschweig, Germany.Updated Date: 14 August 2020, 09:20