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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 231143
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-161
Owner/operator:Australian Airline Pilot Academy
Registration: VH-XDI
C/n / msn: 28-42301
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:near Albury Airport, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Wagga Wagga-Forrest Hill Airport, NSW (WGA/YSWG)
Destination airport:Albury Airport, NSW (ABX/YMAY)
Investigating agency: ATSB
Passing 1,300 ft on a straight in approach to runway 25 at Albury Airport in visual meteorological conditions, the flight crew of a Virgin Australia ATR 72-600 (VH-FVR) received a traffic collision avoidance system alert on an Australian Airline Pilot Academy Piper PA-28 (VH-XDI) which was turning final for runway 25. The flight crew of the ATR 72 conducted a missed approach to increase separation between the two aircraft.



Photo of VH-XDI courtesy

Wagga Wagga - Forest Hill (YSWG / WGA)
22 September 2019; (c) David Carter

Revision history:

05-Dec-2019 10:25 harro Added

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