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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204676
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:05-JAN-1990
Time:06:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic G164 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman G-164B AgCat
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-HCR
C/n / msn: 5B
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:12km E of Griffith, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:12km E of Griffith, NSW
Destination airport:12km E of Griffith, NSW
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft departed the runway and came to rest inverted in a rice paddy following a failure of the right brake.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1990/aair/aair199001959/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/34044/aair199001959.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: BASI
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Images:

Photo of VH-HCR courtesy AirHistory.net


Griffith (YGTH / GFF)
25 June 1988; (c) David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)

Revision history:

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