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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214068
Last updated: 25 September 2020
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Date:08-JUN-1979
Time:12:06
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna A150K
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-RAD
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Warrnambool, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:YWBL
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft collided with a Cessna 150G, registered VH-RID, on approach to Warrnambool Airport. Although substantially damaged, VH-RAD remained in-flight and was landed without further incident. VH-RID encountered a loss of control and crashed, killing the sole pilot.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1979/aair/197902791/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/5226418/197902791.pdf

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


Revision history:

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