ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150807
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Narrative:During cruise the engine of a Cirrus SR22 GTS G3 Turbo failed and pilot decided to deploy the plane's ballistic parachute (CAPS).
Cirrus SR22 GTS G3 Turbo
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Aircraft damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||10km south of Gilgandra, NSW -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Investigating agency: ||ATSB|
|Confidence Rating:|| Accident investigation report completed and information captured|
The pilot had to make a forced landing and the plan crashed into a paddock 10km south of Gilgandra, NSW
The plane was extensively damaged.
Both occupants had to be treated in hospital for minor injuries.
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|Investigating agency: ||ATSB |
|Status: ||Investigation completed|
|Download report: || Final report|
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