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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206331
Last updated: 16 April 2019
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Date:14-JAN-1991
Time:09:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172N
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-TST
C/n / msn: 17273250
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tyabb Airfield (YTYA), Tyabb, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Private
Departure airport:YTYA
Destination airport:YTYA
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft was taxiing for takeoff when the its right wing collided with the air filter of a roller that was engaged in maintenance works on the taxiway. The pilot had misjudged the distance between the wing and the roller.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1991/aair/aair199101020/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/29092/aair199101020.pdf

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


Revision history:

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