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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204399
Last updated: 8 September 2019
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Date:02-JAN-1990
Time:12:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C182 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 182P
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-WLX
C/n / msn: 18264780
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Roeta Station, 60km W of Hillston, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Roeta Station, NSW
Destination airport:Maitland, NSW
Narrative:
The pilot attempted to take off from a private airstrip however was unable to reach the required takeoff speed. Unable to abort takeoff, the aircraft was lifted from the ground and then experienced a complete loss of power. The aircraft landed on the remaining end of the strip and continued to roll beyond the strip, across a road and associated table drain, before coming to rest. The aircraft was substantially damaged and no injuries were sustained to the occupants.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1990/aair/aair199001958/


Images:

Photo of VH-WLX courtesy AirHistory.net


Scone (YSCO / NSO)
30 September 1984; (c) David Carter

Revision history:

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