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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204300
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic TRIN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Socata TB20 Trinidad
Registration: VH-JTI
C/n / msn: 379
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Bankstown Airport (YSBK), NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:YSBK
Destination airport:YSBK
The aircraft's right main landing gear collapsed during touchdown at Bankstown Airport following a test of the emergency gear extension system. Subsequent investigation revealed the right maingear jury strut pin, which had been incorrectly fitted, had separated from the attach bracket on the rear spar.



Photo of VH-JTI courtesy

Adelaide - Parafield (YPPF)
17 August 1987; (c) David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)

Revision history:

13-Jan-2018 13:12 Pineapple Added
10-Mar-2018 07:59 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location]

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