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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207848
Last updated: 30 October 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172N
Registration: VH-TMS
C/n / msn: 17269599
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tumut Airport (YTMU), Tumut, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:YTMU
Destination airport:YTMU
Investigating agency: BASI
The aircraft was on short final approach when it entered a high rate of sink. Despite the pilot's attempt to arrest the rate of sink by applying full power, the aircraft landed heavily and the nose gear collapsed. The aircraft skidded for about 80 metres before coming to rest on the grass at the right of the runway.


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

Revision history:

19-Mar-2018 12:06 Pineapple Added

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