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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227421
Last updated: 13 September 2021
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Date:31-DEC-2014
Time:08:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic ALIG model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Arion Lightning LSA
Owner/operator:
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Dunwich Airfield (YDUN), North Stradbroke Island, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:YDUN
Narrative:
On landing, the rear wheels touched down first. The pilot allowed the nose wheel to touch down and travel above 10 feet. The nose wheel bounced up and then down, breaking the leg before the aircraft came to a stop. The nose wheel had buried in the soft section then hit a hard section of runway.

Sources:

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


Revision history:

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