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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83385
Last updated: 21 December 2020
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Date:18-DEC-2010
Time:11:25 EST
Type:Silhouette image of generic C82R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna TR182 Turbo Skylane RG
Owner/operator:Peace Apostolic Ministries
Registration: VH-DOK
C/n / msn: R18200970
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Great Keppel Island, Queensland -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Rockhampton, Queensland (YBRK)
Destination airport:Great Keppel Island, Queensland
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
On 18 December 2010, a Cessna TR182 aircraft, registered VH-DOK, departed Rockhampton on a charter flight to Great Keppel Island, Queensland.

On arrival at the Island, the pilot overflew the airstrip to assess the wind conditions and noted that neither of the two windsocks were operational.

The aircraft joined the circuit on downwind for runway 12. The pilot assessed the wind conditions with reference to the surface of the water and determined that the wind was from a northerly direction, with a strength of about 3-5 kts.

During the landing, the pilot reported that the aircraft floated in ground effect for an unusually long time. The aircraft momentarily touched down and then ballooned. The aircraft subsequently landed about half way along the runway. The pilot applied the brakes, but they did not respond.

The pilot determined that the aircraft could not be stopped by the runway end and elected to go-around. During the go-around the left wing tip collided with trees. The aircraft spun to the left before coming to rest upright.

Sources:

1. http://www.atsb.gov.au/media/3460925/ab2011077.pdf#page=35
2. https://au.news.yahoo.com/light-plane-crashes-on-great-keppel-island-8533355.html
3. http://cqplanespotting.blogspot.co.uk/2010/12/light-plane-crashes-at-great-keppel.html
4. http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2010/aair/ao-2010-109.aspx

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: ATSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report

Media:

Cessna TR182 Turbo Skylane RG VH-DOK at Maitland (Russell Field) (MTL/YMND) New South Wales, September 29, 2001

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Dec-2010 04:14 gerard57 Added
21-Dec-2010 03:01 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
21-Apr-2014 21:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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