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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215591
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:02-JAN-1986
Time:18:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C188 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna A188/A1
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-TZK
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:25km NW of Gunnedah, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Carroll, NSW
Destination airport:Carroll, NSW
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
During an aerial spraying operation, the aircraft collided with a powerline and crashed. The pilot was seriously injured and the aircraft was destroyed by a post-impact fire.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1986/aair/aair198602299/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/34188/aair198602299.pdf

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


Revision history:

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