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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205604
Last updated: 28 October 2019
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Date:05-JAN-1990
Time:15:25
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-161
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-WHA
C/n / msn: 28-7916268
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bendigo Airport (YBDG), Bendigo, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:YBDG
Destination airport:YBDG
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
After the aircraft became airborne during the takeoff roll with a student pilot in control, the right main wheel and inner strut assembly separated from the outer strut assembly and was hanging below the aircraft attached only by the brake hose. The instructor took control of the aircraft and landed on the grass beside the runway.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1990/aair/aair199001135/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/32979/aair199001135.pdf

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


Images:

Photo of VH-WHA courtesy AirHistory.net


Bendigo (YBDG / BXG)
31 December 2011; (c) Andrei Bezmylov

Revision history:

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