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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172809
Last updated: 23 August 2019
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Date:09-JAN-2015
Time:15:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic Y18T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Yakovlev Yak-18T
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-YYZ
C/n / msn: 0731
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Gross Road at Woongoolba, Gold Coast, QLD -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane crashed into a paddock, obviously due to a technical malfunction of the plane. One person was taken to hospital.
The accident site is northwest of Heck Field Airport (YHEC) , in neighboring Norwell, Gold Coast, Queensland.

Sources:

http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/queensland/light-plane-crashes-on-gold-coast-20150109-12l69v.html
http://casa-query.funnelback.com/search/search.cgi?collection=casa_aircraft_register&profile=_default&collection=casa_aircraft_register&form=&query=&meta_v_sand=yyz&Search=Search&session=1344335542

https://www.flickr.com/photos/100209032@N03/14468428194/in/photostream/


Images:

Photo of VH-YYZ courtesy AirHistory.net


Kingaroy (YKRY / KGY)
25 October 2014; (c) Ian McDonell

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jan-2015 06:40 gerard57 Added
09-Jan-2015 06:43 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
09-Jan-2015 22:22 Geno Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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