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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192696
Last updated: 23 November 2017
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Date:10-JAN-2017
Time:10:42
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172M Skyhawk
Owner/operator:1770 Castaway
Registration: VH-WTQ
C/n / msn: 17261931
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Agnes Water beach, Agnes Water, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted sandy beach terrain east of Agnes Water Airstrip (YAWT) in Queensland. The airplane came to rest inverted, sustaining substantial damage, and one of four occupants onboard received fatal injuries. Three occupants onboard the airplane were seriously injured.

Sources:

http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2017/aair/ao-2017-005/

http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/queensland/reports-four-in-plane-crash-in-central-queensland-20170110-gtopws.html
http://www.themorningbulletin.com.au/news/breaking-plane-crashes-beach-near-agnes-water/3130224/
http://www.sunshinecoastdaily.com.au/news/breaking-plane-crashes-beach-near-agnes-water/3130224/
https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/jan/10/light-plane-crashes-on-beach-near-queensland-town-of-1770
https://www.google.com/maps/@-24.200439,151.8911955,18z/data=!3m1!1e3?hl=en-us
https://www.casa.gov.au/aircraft-register?search_api_views_fulltext=&vh=WTQ&field_ar_serial=
http://www.1770castaway.com.au


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2017 05:28 Geno Added
10-Jan-2017 05:42 Geno Updated [Operator, Source]
10-Jan-2017 09:43 harro Updated [Time, Source]
10-Jan-2017 20:36 217.118.95.106 Updated [Damage]

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