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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168204
Last updated: 14 June 2020
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Date:02-AUG-2014
Time:12:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82a Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-BCC
C/n / msn: 82138
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Warrego Highway, adjacent to Toowomba Airport -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Toowomba Airport
Destination airport:Toowomba Airport
Narrative:
The plane crashed during cross winds shortly after becoming airborne, coming to a rest adjacent to the Warrego Highway. The plane reportedly struck a fence before contacting the ground. The pilot, the sole occupant, was not injured.

Sources:

https://www.frasercoastchronicle.com.au/news/pilot-walks-away-tiger-moth-crash-toowoomba-airpor/2338511/


Images:

Photo of VH-BCC courtesy AirHistory.net


Watts Bridge (YWSG)
29 April 2017; (c) Ian McDonell

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Aug-2014 06:32 Cruise Control Added
02-Aug-2014 06:33 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator]
30-Aug-2014 07:10 humbersider steve Updated [Cn]

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