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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208598
Last updated: 6 June 2019
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Date:22-JAN-1995
Time:16:06
Type:Silhouette image of generic C170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 170B
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-YAR
C/n / msn: 20357
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Marion Bay, SA -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Maitland, SA
Destination airport:Marion Bay, SA
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
On approach for landing in a paddock, the aircraft collided with a powerline, causing it to pitch nose-down and impact the ground.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1995/aair/199500143/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4932537/199500143.pdf

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


Revision history:

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