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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206792
Last updated: 20 November 2019
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Date:04-JAN-1993
Time:15:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172M
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-JUJ
C/n / msn: 172-66594
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:North Stradbroke Island, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:YBAF
Destination airport:YBAF
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The Brisbane Flight Service Crew monitored a Mayday call from the pilot, who indicated that he was experiencing difficulty with the elevator control and that the aircraft was descending. A subsequent search and rescue operation located the aircraft inverted in a swamp on North Stradbroke Island. An investigation of the accident site revealed that the aircraft's landing gear contacted the ground and the aircraft nosed over before coming to rest inverted.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1993/aair/199300239/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/5226879/199300239.pdf

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


Revision history:

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