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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208539
Last updated: 14 October 2020
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Date:16-DEC-1994
Time:12:07
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 369HS
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-YEA
C/n / msn: 1240678S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Arawata, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Arawata, VIC
Destination airport:Arawata, VIC
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted a powerline and crashed during an aerial spraying operation. The pilot was fatally injured and the aircraft was destroyed.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1994/aair/aair199403799/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/24922/ASOR199403799.PDF

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


Revision history:

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