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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229888
Last updated: 11 October 2019
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Date:28-SEP-2019
Time:23:21 LT
Type:Airbus Zephyr
Owner/operator:
Registration: unreg.
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:near Wyndham Airport, WA -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Wyndham Airport, WA
Destination airport:Wyndham Airport, WA
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
The UAV departed Wyndham Airport for flight trials. During climb, at about 8,500 ft, the UAV encountered turbulence. Shortly after, the UAV departed controlled flight and subsequently collided with terrain. There were no injuries to persons on the ground or damage to infrastructure.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2019/aair/ao-2019-056/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Oct-2019 17:34 harro Added

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