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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 209309
Last updated: 13 November 2019
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Date:11-JAN-1996
Time:09:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic G164 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman G-164 AgCat
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-FBA
C/n / msn: 397
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Geelong, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Geelong, VIC
Destination airport:Geelong, VIC
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
During a simulated takeoff roll, the aircraft became airborne and climbed to approximately 30 feet above ground level. When the pilot closed the throttle, the aircraft stalled and descended into the ground.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1996/aair/199600084/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4931465/199600084.pdf

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


Images:

Photo of VH-FBA courtesy AirHistory.net


Avalon (YMAV / AVV)
25 February 2015; (c) Andrei Bezmylov

Revision history:

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