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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204300
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:10-OCT-1989
Time:11:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic TRIN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Socata TB20 Trinidad
Owner/operator:
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
Nature:Test
Departure airport:YSBK
Destination airport:YSBK
Narrative:
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.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1989/aair/aair198903694/


Images:

Photo of VH-JTI courtesy AirHistory.net


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

Revision history:

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

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