Boris Ignatov

BFL# : 358 (27th of the year)
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Date: October 9, 2018
Nationality: Ukrainian
Location: Alt Badia - Dolomites, Italy
Object Type: Earth
Height: TBD
COD: Impact
Clothes / Suit: Wingsuit Phoenix fly Strix
Gear /Parachute: Gargoyle - Flik 266
Age: 27
Skydive Experience: 800
BASE Experience: 400
WS BASE Experience: 150
Number of WS BASE Jumps from this exit: TBD
Years in Base: 3 seasons
Time of day: 15:40 (3:40pm)
Causal factors: TBD
Exit Altitude: TBD
Conditions: No wind - Good visibility -clear sky
Wind on ground: TBD
Wind on exit: TBD
Wind mid flight: TBD

Description:
This was his first time on this jump and his first jump of the day. He was current and not nervous about the new jump. Condition both at the exit point and in the valley were perfect.
Boris jumped and had a stable exit, he dove aggressively in order to fly over terrain at the bottom of the cliff. After diving for a few seconds, he flared in order to match the angle of terrain, but failed to achieve level flight in time to avoid collision. He impacted the ground in full flight position and he was killed instantly.


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