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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204870
Last updated: 15 July 2019
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Date:20-MAY-1990
Time:14:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 23
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-UAS
C/n / msn: M158
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bendigo Airport (YBDG), Bendigo, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:YBDG
Destination airport:YBDG
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
During the landing flare, the pilot experienced a sudden change in wind speed and direction, causing the aircraft to roll right and drift toward the right edge of the sealed runway. The pilot unsuccessfully attempted to correct the situation and the aircraft landed heavily on the right wheel. He then applied full power to conduct a go-around but the aircraft veered further right and the right landing gear separated.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1990/aair/aair199001144/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/28644/aair199001144.pdf

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


Images:

Photo of VH-UAS courtesy AirHistory.net


Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
23 February 1983; (c) David Carter

Revision history:

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