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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226923
Last updated: 8 July 2019
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Date:01-MAY-2014
Time:09:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic SREY model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Goolwa Airport (YGWA), Goolwa, SA -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:
Departure airport:YGWA
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On Departure from Goolwa, the pilot had intended to depart circuit but changed plans to perform a straight-in approach on an adjacent water landing area. The aircraft had not been configured with respect to landing gear for the departure or the approach and landed wheels-down in the water, with subsequent damage to the aircraft and minor injuries to the pilot.

Sources:

https://www.raa.asn.au/storage/accident-incident-summaries-2014.pdf


Revision history:

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08-Jul-2019 12:20 Pineapple Added

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