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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207289
Last updated: 20 June 2020
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Date:21-JUN-1993
Time:20:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic TRIN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Socata TB20 Trinidad
Owner/operator:private
Registration: VH-WZL
C/n / msn: 464
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:25 km N of Bindook, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:YCWR
Destination airport:YSBK
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced a fuel exhaustion and subsequent engine failure in which the pilot conducted a power off landing into a small clearing in mountainous terrain.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1993/aair/199301884/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/5227456/199301884.pdf

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Mar-2018 08:04 Pineapple Added
10-Mar-2018 08:19 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]

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