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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14682
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:14-JAN-2008
Time:10:35 EST
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208 Caravan I
Owner/operator:Queensland Police Service
Registration: VH-PSQ
C/n / msn: 20800213
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Incident
Location:Townsville -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Townsville, QLD
Destination airport:Mt Isa, QLD
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
As the aircraft passed 4,500 ft in IMC the engine failed. The pilot turned back towards the airfield and made a successful forced landing on runway 01.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20090714020241/http://www.atsb.gov.au:80/publications/investigation_reports/2008/AAIR/aair200800024.aspx

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: ATSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Feb-2008 02:30 Andrew Whitton Added

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