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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 219377
Last updated: 30 November 2021
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Date:26-DEC-1988
Time:19:00
Type:Scheibe Bergfalke IV
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-GZM
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lochiel, SA -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Lochiel, SA
Destination airport:Lochiel, SA
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The instructor reported that he was conducting circuits and landings with a student. Several circuits had been completed satisfactorily but on this particular occasion the student delayed making the flare for landing. The instructor was unable to prevent a heavy touchdown which fractured the main skid.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1988/aair/aair198800742/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/28036/aair198800742.pdf

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


Revision history:

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