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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204791
Last updated: 7 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172N
Registration: VH-EIH
C/n / msn: 1727344
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:20km NE of Booligal, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Natue, NSW
Destination airport:Natue, NSW
Investigating agency: BASI
As the pilot initiated an inspection of an airstrip, the aircraft collided with the ground in a left hand turn with 45 degrees of bank. The flaps were retracted and the engine was running at high RPM on impact. The pilot was fatally injured in the accident and the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.


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

Revision history:

21-Jan-2018 08:37 Pineapple Added

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