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ACRO E-mail Archive Thread: [Acro] Fw: Schweizers accident


Thread: [Acro] Fw: Schweizers accident

Message: [Acro] Fw: Schweizers accident

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From: "Mal Beard" <aeros at>

Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2002 04:19:23 UTC


----- Original Message -----
From: "Mal Beard" <aeros at>
To: <ACCassidy at>; <acro-request at>
Sent: Tuesday, 18 June 2002 10:49
Subject: Schweizers accident

> Thought that I might forward this for anyone who is interested.
> What a waste of life and a great loss to aviation and aerobatics in
> Happy Landings
> Mal Beard
> +61 (0) 418 624 624
> aeros at
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Nicca, Christian W." <cnicca at>
> To: <aeros at>
> Sent: Friday, 24 May 2002 9:59
> Subject: RE: Copter
> Hi Mal!
> you need more practice, I made 532 ;-)*grin*
> But I have something else for you. Remember you asked me about the
> report of the Schweizers? Well, I havn't forgotten about it, but was sofar
> was unable to get an English version. So a week ago I decided to try and
> translate it myself. The original report ('bericht') in German language is
> available from the site
> -
> or:
> -under the link
> you will find the report there including the pictures in the appendix. I
> have sent my own translation to you in a letter, which you might hopefully
> soon get. In case you might like it as a file i have attached it to this
> mail.
> I have just arrived from a little Trip to Germany in J3C's. The cruise
> the beaches was terrific, I guess swiss people always love that because
> there is no sea in Switzerland.... It was also nice to fly as a group, all
> together we had 12 aircraft, of which there were 5 Piper J3C, 1 Stampe
> Tigermoth), 1 Roesgen (little doubledecker I flew part of the way), 1
> Tripacer, then some others like Jodel etc. Hopefully I will get to fly
> more aerobatics this year, mainly on Buecker I suppose.
> I wish you all the best and many happy landings,
> kind regards from all the family
> Christian
Attachement 1: Report_1695.doc


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