According to the August 23, 2013 edition of The Independent, a mid-air collision between a DG-808C sailplane and an RAF Tornado jet fighter flying over Scotland was averted by quick action on the part of the RAF pilot.
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by Bill Elliott •
We regret to report that two fatal accidents involving sailplanes occurred Saturday, June 29th: one in Jacumba, California and one in Pemberton, Canada. In both cases, all persons aboard the aircraft were killed.