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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208962
Last updated: 7 December 2019
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Date:08-JUL-1995
Time:12:42
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172N
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-WNN
C/n / msn: 17268057
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Parafield Airport (YPPF), Parafield, SA -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:YPPF
Destination airport:YPPF
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft was in the ground roll phase of a touch-and-go landing when it began to veer left. The student pilot unsuccessfully applied opposite rudder control in an attempt to correct the situation. Realising the aircraft would run off the strip, the pilot closed the throttle and applied the brakes. The aircraft ran into a ditch, damaging the nose gear and propeller before coming to rest.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1995/aair/199502117/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4933020/199502117.pdf

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


Revision history:

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