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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205969
Last updated: 4 December 2020
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Date:27-OCT-1990
Time:15:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna A150K
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-RDJ
C/n / msn: A15000154
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Point Cook, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Point Cook, VIC
Destination airport:Point Cook, VIC
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The student pilot was flying solo circuits and landings after a dual check with an instructor. During one landing attempt, the aircraft entered a porpoising manoeuvre which resulted in the nose wheel separating.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1990/aair/aair199001161/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/28640/aair199001161.pdf

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


Revision history:

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