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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208950
Last updated: 16 February 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic BE23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft C23
Registration: VH-UMK
C/n / msn: M-1931
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rosehill Racecourse, Rosehill, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:YHOX
Destination airport:YCNK
Investigating agency: BASI
Whilst transiting the lane of entry outbound to Cessnock the pilot reported that the engine started to vibrate. The aircraft was turned onto a reciprocal heading to return to Hoxton Park but the engine began to run roughly. The use of carburettor heat had no effect, and engine RPM began to decrease. The pilot elected to carry out a forced landing on a racecourse, but during the landing roll the aircraft collided with a barrier fence.


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

Revision history:

08-Apr-2018 07:05 Pineapple Added

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