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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207735
Last updated: 22 April 2019
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Date:13-JAN-1994
Time:11:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic C188 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna T188C
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-UJN
C/n / msn: T18803390T
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3km N of Theodore, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Theodore, QLD
Destination airport:Theodore, QLD
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft was engaged in an aerial spraying operation when the right landing gear struck powerlines, thus arresting the forward motion of the aircraft. The aircraft crashed inverted and the pilot was able to vacate the cabin before the aircraft was destroyed by a post-impact fire.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1994/aair/199400093/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4933536/199400093.pdf

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


Revision history:

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