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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150417
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:29-OCT-2012
Time:13:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172N Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-TKI
C/n / msn: 17270881
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Private airstrip near Bagshot, north of Bendigo Airfield - YBDG -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Montrose
Destination airport:YBDG
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
One man is dead and two others are seriously injured after a light plane crashed in central Victoria on Monday 29 October 2012.

Police say the men were flying from Montrose to Bendigo in a Cessna 172 single engine plane. They were attempting to land at a private airstrip near Bagshot, north of Bendigo, when the plane clipped power lines just after 1pm.

The plane brought down the power lines and burst into flames on impact.


Sources:

http://www.smh.com.au/victoria/one-dead-two-injured-in-plane-crash-near-bendigo-20121029-28f2a.html
http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2012/aair/ao-2012-140.aspx


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Oct-2012 00:20 gerard57 Added
29-Oct-2012 22:57 3204Cedric Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
31-Oct-2012 14:07 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Destination airport]

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