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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 142321
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Date:06-FEB-2012
Time:15:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C182 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 182P Skylane
Owner/operator:Airlie SkyDive / Aero Rental Pty. Ltd.
Registration: VH-JOU
C/n / msn: 18261040
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Shute Harbour Road, Shute Harbour, near Airlie Beach, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Townsville Airport - YBTL
Destination airport:Whitsunday Airport - YSHR
Narrative:
The pilot of a Cessna 182P Skylane had to make a forced landing on Shute Harbour Road, Shute Harbour, about 8km east of Airlie Beach, QLD. The aircraft ran out of fuel when approaching Whitsunday Airport - YSHR.
During the landing the aircraft hit some trees and also the nosewheel collapsed.

The pilot and his dog were able to climb from the aircraft and there were no significant injuries reported.


Sources:

http://www.dailymercury.com.au/story/2012/02/06/light-plane-lands-on-road-whitsundays/
http://whitsundaysonline.blogspot.com/2012/02/plane-crash-lands-on-shut-harbour-road.html

https://www.flickr.com/photos/cqplanespotting/4756356195/ (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Feb-2012 03:15 gerard57 Added
06-Feb-2012 06:25 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
06-Feb-2012 06:26 RobertMB Updated [Operator]

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