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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214139
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:18-FEB-1985
Time:10:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-161
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-UMB
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:22km NE of Deniliquin, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:YDLQ
Destination airport:YDLQ
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
At the conclusion of the dual training segment of the flight, the instructor decided to demonstrate a forced landing sequence. Descent was continued to a very low height, and during the go-around the aircraft struck a fence at the approach end of the selected paddock. Control was maintained and a safe landing was subsequently carried out at the destination aerodrome.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1985/aair/aair198502519/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/34132/aair198502519.pdf

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


Revision history:

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