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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207110
Last updated: 1 December 2019
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Date:21-MAY-1993
Time:15:25
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft C23
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-UMM
C/n / msn: M-1918
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Coodardy Station, WA -   Australia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Coodardy Station, WA
Destination airport:Coodardy Station, WA
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
During a sheep spotting operation, the aircraft's engine began to run roughly in which the pilot commenced a forced landing. The aircraft collided with shrubs on landing, resulting in substantial damage.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1993/aair/199301476/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/5227318/199301476.pdf

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


Images:

Photo of VH-UMM courtesy AirHistory.net


Sydney - Hoxton Park (YHOX) (closed)
30 April 1983; (c) David Carter

Revision history:

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