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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206833
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic P28R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28R-201
Registration: VH-JRX
C/n / msn: 28R-7837204
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bankstown Airport (YSBK), Bankstown, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:YSBK
Destination airport:YSBK
Investigating agency: BASI
The aircraft was engaged in a flying training exercise when all radio communication equipment failed progressively. No alternator failure light was observed. When the landing gear was selected down, neither of the two occupants were able to determine if the landing gear had extended properly. As the landing gear signal did not activate, they assumed it had been fully extended. The landing gear was however found to have not extended and the aircraft came to rest on its undercarriage.


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

Revision history:

28-Feb-2018 08:19 Pineapple Added

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