Accident Cirrus SR22 GTS G3 Turbo VH-WYH,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150807
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Date:Wednesday 21 November 2012
Time:13:53 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SR22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cirrus SR22 GTS G3 Turbo
Registration: VH-WYH
MSN: 2880
Year of manufacture:2007
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:10km south of Gilgandra, NSW -   Australia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:YEML
Destination airport:YSDU
Investigating agency: ATSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
During cruise the engine of a Cirrus SR22 GTS G3 Turbo failed and pilot decided to deploy the plane's ballistic parachute (CAPS).
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.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: ATSB
Report number: AO-2012-154
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report



Revision history:

22-Nov-2012 01:42 gerard57 Added
22-Nov-2012 03:10 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
23-Nov-2012 04:33 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
09-May-2020 14:16 harro Updated [Source, Accident report, ]

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