ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1045
Last updated: 19 April 2014
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Date:05-FEB-2007
Time:1616 ESuT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SR22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cirrus SR22
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-HYY
C/n / msn: 0928
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cecil Park, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Canberra, ACT
Destination airport:Bankstown, NSW
Narrative:
On 5 February 2007, a Cirrus SR22 aircraft, registered VH-HYY, with a pilot and one passenger, was being operated on a private flight from Canberra, ACT to Bankstown NSW. As the aircraft approached the Cecil Park area, the pilot reported to air traffic control that the engine had lost power and that he was attempting a forced landing. Soon after, the aircraft impacted terrain close to the M7 freeway in Cecil Park and both occupants sustained serious injuries.

Sources:
http://www.atsb.gov.au/media/24480/AO-2007-018.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Jan-2008 23:13 Andrew Whitton Added
25-May-2011 04:15 63.198.112.189 Updated [Source]
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