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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229151
Last updated: 9 July 2020
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Date:20-SEP-2019
Time:07:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic M20P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mooney M20J 201
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-DJU
C/n / msn: 24-1075
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Coffs Harbour, NSW -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Murwillumbah Airport (YMUR)
Destination airport:Taree Airport, NSW (TRO/YTRE)
Narrative:
The Mooney M20J/201 crashed in a steep heavily wooded terrain in New South Wales, 27 km from Coffs Harbour. The two occupants were fatally injured.

Sources:

https://www.9news.com.au/national/missing-plane-from-murwillumbah-to-taree-nsw/d0cc4162-db38-4814-894f-2b4539e880ce
http://www.mygc.com.au/search-underway-for-light-plane-missing-nsw/
https://www.smh.com.au/national/nsw/light-plane-missing-after-disappearing-off-the-radar-in-northern-nsw-20190920-p52tfn.html
https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-09-21/plane-crash-northern-nsw-coffs-harbour-two-dead-police/11535440
https://www.9news.com.au/national/missing-nsw-plane-found-crashed-in-forest/4aec56a4-215c-4cea-844c-05a9eb3659bd
https://7news.com.au/travel/air-aviation/missing-nsw-plane-found-crashed-in-steep-and-heavily-wooded-terrain-c-465032
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https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/vh-dju#222accba
https://www.google.com/maps/dir/Taree+NSW,+Australia/Bob+Whittle+Murwillumbah+Airfield,+Airfield+Ave,+South+Murwillumbah+NSW+2484,+Australia/@-30.1134928,152.9296637,8z/data=!4m8!4m7!1m2!1m1!1s0x6b75c81f56529127:0x50609b490442eb0!1m2!1m1!1s0x6b90f00c5809aa33:0xf0609b573fdb060!3e0?hl=en-us

https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/6981788 (photo)


Images:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Sep-2019 05:39 gerard57 Added
20-Sep-2019 06:10 gerard57 Updated [Source]
20-Sep-2019 07:07 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
20-Sep-2019 12:54 Geno Updated [Time, Location, Source]
20-Sep-2019 20:35 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
21-Sep-2019 06:20 Captain Adam Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
21-Sep-2019 07:59 gerard57 Updated [Damage]
21-Sep-2019 11:51 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Source, Embed code]
21-Sep-2019 12:06 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
21-Sep-2019 12:06 Iceman 29 Updated [Photo]
21-Sep-2019 12:10 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Narrative]

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