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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207048
Last updated: 17 December 2020
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Date:22-APR-1993
Time:10:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 150G
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-HWJ
C/n / msn: 15067008
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:63km NNE of Longreach, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The pilot, who had his three-year-old child on board, became distracted due to his child falling ill and the aircraft subsequently descended into the ground. The pilot sustained serious injuries while his child only sustained minor injuries. The aircraft was damaged beyond economic repair.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1993/aair/199301014/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/5227149/199301014.pdf

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


Revision history:

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