ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144839
Last updated: 20 October 2017
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Let Aero 145
Owner/operator:Dulmison Aircraft P/L
Registration: VH-DUA
C/n / msn: 19-012
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Moorabbin (MBW), VIC -   Australia
Departure airport:Moorabbin (MBW/YMMB)
Destination airport:
Crashed after take-off while demonstrating single-engined performance. Pilot Len Lymath survived seriously injured. Per the official DCA accident report:

"The pilot lost control, probably because a safe airspeed was not maintained, in a turn at low level during a demonstration approach and landing with one engine feathered. He then endeavoured to re-start the engine which had been shut down, but the aircraft struck the ground outside the aerodrome boundary."



Revision history:

05-Apr-2012 12:30 TB Added
25-Mar-2014 23:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
25-Mar-2014 23:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
05-Nov-2014 10:54 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Nov-2014 10:57 TB Updated [Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description