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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205342
Last updated: 11 September 2019
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Date:25-JAN-1990
Time:11:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic C404 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 404
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-SBG
C/n / msn: 404-0095
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kowanyama Airport (YKOW), Kowanyama, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:YKOW
Destination airport:YKOW
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
During the takeoff roll, the aircraft's nose wheel dug through the runway surface, resulting in a collapse of the nose gear.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1990/aair/aair199003046/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/31409/aair199003046.pdf

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


Revision history:

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