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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 185502
Last updated: 31 October 2019
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Date:17-MAR-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft E18S
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-CII
C/n / msn: BA-371
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Caboolture Airport, QLD (YCAB) -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Caboolture Airport, QLD (YCAB)
Destination airport:Caboolture Airport, QLD (YCAB)
Narrative:
Aircraft departed from the runway during the takeoff roll. The pilot had tried to avoid kangaroos on the strip by attempting to lift off early. He realised that he was below flying speed and raised the gear. The aircraft flopped wheels up and slid off to the left before coming to rest abeam the R12 threshold.

Sources:

TV news
https://www.jetphotos.com/showphotos.php?regsearch=VH-CII_

http://www.pilotfriend.com/aircraft%20performance/Beech/model%2018.htm


Images:

Photo of VH-CII courtesy AirHistory.net


Caboolture (YCAB)
27 July 2019; (c) Ian McDonell

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Mar-2016 07:47 Petropavlovsk Added
18-Mar-2016 07:47 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
18-Mar-2016 15:21 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Embed code]
20-Mar-2016 08:14 Anon. Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]

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