Date: May 11, 2015
Location: Ka'ena Point, Hawaii, United States
COD: Collapse in Turbulence / Rotor While soaring
Ground Launching or Skiing: Ground Launching
Wing Type: Swing Spitfire 9m²
Wing loading: Unknown
Beacon/Locator/Etc (Spot, in Reach, Recco, GPS): Unknown
While soaring (trimmers open) along the coast in cross wind, flew behind a spine. Collapse, dropped 50'.
Details will follow after investigation.
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