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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 177948
Last updated: 18 October 2020
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Date:19-JUL-2015
Time:17:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic GLAS model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Stoddard-Hamilton Glasair II FT
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-HRG
C/n / msn: W121
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wedderburn NSW -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:YWBN
Destination airport:YWBN
Narrative:
Based on news reports the aircraft was turning into final approach and departed controlled flight impacting terrain in a near vertical attitude. Two persons on board, 1 reported fatality, 1 serious injury.

Sources:

TV and online media reports.
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-07-19/woman-dies-in-light-plane-crash-at-wedderburn/6632046
http://www.macarthuradvertiser.com.au/story/3220950/breaking-news-one-dead-in-plane-crash-at-wedderburn/?cs=1437
https://www.facebook.com/7newssydney/videos/1065067073517425/

http://casa-query.funnelback.com/search/search.cgi?collection=casa_aircraft_register&profile=_default&meta_v_sand=Hrg&meta_A=-allresults&meta_o_sand=&meta_m_sand=&meta_X_sand=&meta_r_sand=&meta_q_sand=&meta_xyear_sand=&meta_Y_sand=&num_ranks=10&Search=Search


Images:

Photo of VH-HRG courtesy AirHistory.net


Mangalore (YMNG)
17 April 1987; (c) David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jul-2015 11:47 Anon Added
19-Jul-2015 11:47 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
19-Jul-2015 15:06 Geno Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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