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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208167
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:23-JUL-1994
Time:11:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172P
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-BFQ
C/n / msn: 17274943
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Mount Windsor Station, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Mount Windsor, QLD
Destination airport:Mount Windsor, QLD
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
During the takeoff roll, the pilot became concerned about the length of airstrip remaining and decided to abort the takeoff. The aircraft then overshot the strip and collided with a fence.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1994/aair/199401989/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4934022/199401989.pdf

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


Images:

Photo of VH-BFQ courtesy AirHistory.net


Cessnock (YCNK / CES)
3 August 2013; (c) Ian McDonell

Revision history:

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