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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 237218
Last updated: 24 July 2020
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Date:22-JUN-2020
Time:c. 08:15 LT
Type:gyrocopter
Owner/operator:Private
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Yaraka, S of Longreach, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The gyrocopter crashed as the pilot was mustering cattle. The pilot died.

Sources:

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-06-23/young-pilot-killed-while-mustering-in-gyrocopter/12382942
https://www.queenslandcountrylife.com.au/story/6801940/fatal-gyrocopter-crash-at-yaraka/?cs=4785


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Jun-2020 06:47 gerard57 Added
23-Jun-2020 07:38 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]

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