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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 211067
Last updated: 2 October 2019
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Date:05-JAN-1998
Time:17:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic M6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Maule M-7-235
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-JLU
C/n / msn: 4070C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lady Musgrave Island, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Lady Musgrave Island, QLD
Destination airport:Bundaberg, QLD
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
While taking off from Lady Musgrave Lagoon, shortly after becoming airborne, the right wing dropped and contacted the water surface, causing the aircraft to cartwheel to the right. All occupants vacated the aircraft and the aircraft was destroyed.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1998/aair/199800002/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4930133/199800002.pdf

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


Revision history:

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