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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205150
Last updated: 10 August 2019
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Date:30-OCT-1988
Time:17:54
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE36 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft A36
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-PGG
C/n / msn: E-317
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Canberra Airport (YSCB), Canberra, ACT -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:YHML
Destination airport:YSCB
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft landed at Canberra Airport with the landing gear partially extended. Shortly after touchdown, the landing gear collapsed. The aircraft was found to have a completely discharged battery.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1988/aair/aair198802402/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/33928/aair198802402.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: BASI
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Images:

Photo of VH-PGG courtesy AirHistory.net


Adelaide - Parafield (YPPF)
31 October 1987; (c) David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)

Revision history:

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