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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207963
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Date:27-MAY-1994
Time:13:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172N
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-KGA
C/n / msn: 17271017
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Wagin Airport (YWGN), Wagin, WA -   Australia
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:YWGN
Destination airport:YPJT
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft was taxiing along a taxiway which ran parallel to the verandah of the Wagin Aero Club building. The pilot became distracted from control of the aircraft during the taxi roll and the leading edge of the left wing collided with a verandah post

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1994/aair/199401391/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4933863/199401391.pdf

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


Revision history:

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