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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 211149
Last updated: 23 December 2020
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Date:20-FEB-1998
Time:18:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172P
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-SIZ
C/n / msn: 17274689
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bruny Island, TAS -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:YCBG
Destination airport:Bruny Island, TAS
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft landed heavily and bounced, causing the nose gear to separate.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1998/aair/199800752/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4930307/199800752.pdf

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

1 Apr 1994 VH-SIZ 0 Latrobe Valley, VIC sub


Images:

Photo of VH-SIZ courtesy AirHistory.net


Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
24 February 2015; (c) Andrei Bezmylov

Revision history:

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