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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205556
Last updated: 4 May 2021
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Date:17-APR-1990
Time:12:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-140
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-IAJ
MSN: 28-22927
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Broken Hill, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Shepparton, VIC
Destination airport:Broken Hill, NSW
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced an engine failure at Broken Hill. The pilot touched down in an area of mine tailings and the aircraft ran up a slope and became airborne again before the right wing collided with a tree. The aircraft then rolled to the right and came to rest inverted. One of the two occupants was fatally injured in the accident.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1990/aair/aair199000582/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/33111/aair199000582.pdf

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


Revision history:

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