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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214156
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:09-MAR-1985
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic M20P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mooney M20J
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-MVO
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Middleton Grange, NSW -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:YCWR
Destination airport:YSBK
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft collided with a large bird at 1500 feet above ground level. Substantial damage was sustained to the right wing of the aircraft, however the pilot landed the aircraft without further incident.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1985/aair/aair198502523/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/30653/aair198502523.pdf

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


Revision history:

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