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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206298
Last updated: 12 September 2019
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Date:09-JAN-1991
Time:19:20
Type:Glasflügel H-303 Mosquito
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-FQO
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:The Rock, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:The Rock, NSW
Destination airport:Benalla, VIC
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The pilot was attempting an aerotow takeoff from a stubble-covered paddock following an outlanding. During the ground roll, directional control was lost and takeoff was aborted when the wingtips contacted patches of stubble. The rear fuselage fractured during an ensuing ground loop.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1991/aair/aair199101647/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/27260/aair199101647.pdf

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


Revision history:

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