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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208414
Last updated: 15 January 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172P
Registration: VH-RWV
C/n / msn: 172-75710
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Dover, TAS -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Dover, TAS
Destination airport:Dover, TAS
Investigating agency: BASI
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.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BASI
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

11 Dec 1987 VH-RWV 0 Cambridge Airport (YCBG), Cambridge, TAS sub

Revision history:

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

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