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Last updated: 23 February 2021
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Date:25-JUL-1990
Time:08:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-161
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-TVO
C/n / msn: 28-7716108
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Mt Augustus, WA -   Australia
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Mt Augustus, WA
Destination airport:Mt Augustus, WA
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
One of the aircraft's wings collided with a tree during taxiing for takeoff and was substantially damaged.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1990/aair/aair199000094/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/34300/aair199000094.pdf

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


Images:

Photo of VH-TVO courtesy AirHistory.net


Perth - Jandakot (YPJT / JAD)
12 December 1982; (c) William Gray (via David Carter)

Revision history:

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