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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 211242
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Date:07-JUN-1998
Time:11:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna U206G
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-MGK
C/n / msn: U20603952
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Berowra Waters, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Warnervale, NSW
Destination airport:Berowra Waters, NSW
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The seaplane had been chartered to fly two people from Warnervale to Berowra Waters on the Hawkesbury River. After making a normal approach at Berowra Waters, the pilot closed the throttle and flared the aircraft. On touchdown, the aircraft tipped forward and the windscreen shattered, causing water to flood the cabin. None of the occupants were seriously injured and were able to vacate the aircraft.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1998/aair/199802029/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4930412/199802029.pdf

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


Revision history:

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