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It was reported that the pilot lost control of the glider and landed heavily while operating in winds of 25-30 knots.

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General details
Date: 13 January 1989 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 1110  
Location:Gympie Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
State: Queensland Occurrence type: Hard landing 
Release date: 14 April 1989 Occurrence class: Operational 
Report status: Final Occurrence category: Accident 
 Highest injury level: Minor 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Scheibe Flugzeugbau GmbH 
Aircraft model: Bergfalke  
Aircraft registration: VH-GZQ 
Serial number: 5817 
Type of operation: Gliding 
Damage to aircraft: Substantial 
Departure point:Gympie QLD
Departure time:N/K
Destination:Gympie QLD
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