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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227419
Last updated: 2 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic STCH model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fly Synthesis Storch S500
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:5NM W of Caiguna, WA -   Australia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Two hours into a flight, the pilot side door suddenly opened (the door frame fracturing at the top RHS corner). Whilst struggling to control the aircraft and re-close the door, the door separated from the aircraft. Control was regained and the flight continued. An hour later, the passenger side door opened and broke. This time the door was secured and the plane was flown to a nearby airstrip where a landing was carried out. The broken door was removed and the plane was flown on to Victoria uneventfully.


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21-Jul-2019 02:24 Pineapple Added

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