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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 209615
Last updated: 5 May 2021
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Date:20-APR-1996
Time:11:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C82R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna TR182
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-SFS
MSN: R18201833
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Swanpool, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:YBLA
Destination airport:Swanpool, VIC
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The pilot was landing uphill on a private airstrip with a slight tailwind. Threshold airspeed was slightly fast and the aircraft touched down long. During the landing roll, the pilot realised that he had insufficient braking distance to prevent the aircraft from colliding with a fence at the end of the strip. He applied power in an attempt to go around, but the aircraft did not have sufficient speed to become airborne before the fence. He then closed the throttle and allowed the aircraft to pass through the fence.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1996/aair/199601344/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4931780/199601344.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: BASI
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

23 Feb 1994 VH-SFS 0 Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport (YPKG), Kalgoorlie, WA sub


Revision history:

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