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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208283
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:25-SEP-1994
Time:10:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172N
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-AKZ
C/n / msn: 17269751
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Cairns Airport (YBCS), Cairns, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:YBCS
Destination airport:YBCS
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft ballooned during the landing flare and the pilot attempted to correct the flare by pushing forward on the control column. The aircraft subsequently landed heavily and the nose wheel and propeller struck the runway.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1994/aair/199402734/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4934145/199402734.pdf

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


Revision history:

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