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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161652
Last updated: 27 November 2020
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Date:23-OCT-2013
Time:11:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C182 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 182Q Skylane
Owner/operator:Kestrel Aviation
Registration: VH-KKM
C/n / msn: 18266240
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:19 km west of Mt Hotham Airport, VIC -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Moruya Airport (MYA/YMRY)
Destination airport:Mangalore Airport (YMNG)
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
The aircraft was destroyed upon impact with wooded terrain about 20 kilometers west of Mt. Hotham in Victoria.
The sole pilot onboard the aircraft was fatally injured.

Sources:

http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2013/aair/ao-2013-186.aspx

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/pilot-killed-in-light-plane-crash-near-mt-hotham/story-fni0fit3-1226745367533
http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/nsw/rescuer-winched-in-by-helicopter-confirms-pilot-killed-in-light-plane-crash-near-mt-hotham-in-victoria/story-fni0cx12-1226745929826
https://www.smh.com.au/national/pilot-killed-in-light-plane-crash-near-mount-hotham-20131024-2w2g7.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2013 03:10 Geno Added
24-Oct-2013 17:43 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source]
24-Oct-2013 18:16 Geno Updated [Operator, Nature, Source]

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