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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22597
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:27-AUG-2008
Time:12:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-161 Warrior
Owner/operator:Royal Victorian Aero Club
Registration: VH-CGT
C/n / msn: 28-7816223
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Cheltenham, Victoria -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:MBW
Destination airport:MBW
Narrative:
A pilot on his first solo flight has had a mid air collision with a Piper Warrior with two people on board. The Piper Warrior landed safely, but the Cessna 150 (VH-UPY) crashed into a residential carport in the suburb of Cheltenham, killing the trainee pilot.

Sources:

http://www.news.com.au/story/0,23599,24249815-421,00.html
http://web.archive.org/web/20090803062451/http://www.atsb.gov.au:80/publications/investigation_reports/2008/AAIR/aair200805363.aspx


Images:

Photo of VH-CGT courtesy AirHistory.net


Avalon (YMAV / AVV)
25 March 2007; (c) Andrei Bezmylov

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Aug-2008 01:58 JetA380 Added
27-Aug-2008 02:02 harro Updated
29-Aug-2008 11:59 Bobman Updated

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