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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224411
Last updated: 13 September 2021
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Date:12-MAY-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AP22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aeroprakt A-22LS Foxbat
Owner/operator:
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Warnervale Airport (YWVA), Warnervale, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The engineer employed by the aircraft owner was taxiing the aircraft from its hangar to a maintenance hangar for a 50-hourly inspection. As the aircraft reached a slight rise, the nose wheel lifted. The aircraft proceeded to leave the taxiway and collided with a fence and flagpole, causing extensive damage to the port wing and snapping a propeller blade.

Sources:

https://www.raa.asn.au/safety/accident-and-defect-summaries/


Revision history:

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