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Last updated: 3 September 2015
Datum:Dienstag 29 Oktober 1991
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-368C
Fluggesellschaft:Royal Australian Air Force - RAAF
Kennzeichen: A20-103
Werknummer: 21103/905
Baujahr: 1975
Triebwerk: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:43 km (26.9 Meilen) S vom Land entfernt von East Sale, VIC, Australia (   Pacific Ocean)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Richmond RAAF Base, NSW (YSRI), Australien
Flug nach:Avalon Airport, VIC (AVV/YMAV), Australien
The RAAF Boeing 707 stalled and crashed into the sea. The crash was attributed to a simulation of asymmetric flight resulting in a sudden and violent departure from controlled flight.

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Richmond RAAF Base, NSW to Avalon Airport, VIC as the crow flies is 751 km (469 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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