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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 209738
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:11-JUL-1996
Time:14:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-1
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-SWL
C/n / msn: 45693
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Southport, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Southport, QLD
Destination airport:Southport, QLD
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft collided with an osprey at about 500 feet, which penetrated through the left windscreen. The front seat passenger sustained minor injuries from perspex shards.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1996/aair/199602271/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4932012/199602271.pdf

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


Revision history:

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