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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208414
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:26-OCT-1994
Time:16:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172P
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-RWV
C/n / msn: 172-75710
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Dover, TAS -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:Dover, TAS
Destination airport:Dover, TAS
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
On touchdown, a wind gust caused the aircraft to drift to the right, where it encountered soft soil. The aircraft veered further to the right until the leading edge of the right wing collided with the windsock pole.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1994/aair/199403539/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4934328/199403539.pdf

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


Images:

Photo of VH-RWV courtesy AirHistory.net


Adelaide - Parafield (YPPF)
26 June 2008; (c) Andrei Bezmylov

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Mar-2018 12:38 Pineapple Added
29-Mar-2018 16:36 Pineapple Updated [Registration, Plane category]

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