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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 143822
Last updated: 15 November 2020
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Time:08:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SREY model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey N450
Registration: VH-DUK
C/n / msn: IDK393C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Near Port Macquarie - YPMQ -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:YPMQ
Destination airport:Innisfail
Shortly after take off from Port Macquarie - YPMQ the aircraft suffered engine troubles and was forced to make an emergency landing. The elderly pilot made a crash landing in a paddock. Only minor damage to the aircraft was reported.

Both occupants escaped uninjured.

Sources: (picture)


Photo of VH-DUK courtesy

Penfield (YPEF)
11 October 2009; (c) Phil Vabre

Revision history:

18-Feb-2012 00:14 Alpine Flight Added

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