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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208468
Last updated: 8 October 2019
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Date:12-NOV-1994
Time:10:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic C177 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 177
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-DZP
C/n / msn: 17700138
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Surfers Gardens, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Surfers Gardens, QLD
Destination airport:Surfers Gardens, QLD
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
During the takeoff roll, the aircraft began drifting to the left of the strip as it encountered a crosswind. The aircraft struck a runway marker before veering off the runway and colliding with a pile of dirt.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1994/aair/199403378/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4934298/199403378.pdf

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


Images:

Photo of VH-DZP courtesy AirHistory.net


Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
December 1969; (c) David Carter

Revision history:

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30-Mar-2018 05:46 Pineapple Added

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