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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193159
Last updated: 12 December 2018
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Date:28-JAN-2017
Time:
Type:Chance-Vought F4U-5N Corsair
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-III
C/n / msn: A10-353 (124493)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Maitland Aerodrome (YMND), Rutherford, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:YTYA
Destination airport:MTL/YMND
Narrative:
The Tyabb based aircraft suffered a failure of its hydraulic system. The pilot was forced to make a wheels up landing prior to the Hunter Valley Air Show

Sources:

http://www.worldwarbirdnews.com/2017/01/28/video-f4u-corsair-makes-wheels-up-landing-at-hunter-valley-airshow-in-australia/
https://www.casa.gov.au/aircraft-register?search_api_views_fulltext=&vh=III&field_ar_serial=
https://classicaircraftphotography.com/gallery/vought-f4u-5n-corsair-air-2-air/
http://www.airliners.net/photo/Untitled/Vought-F4U-5NL-Corsair/4108875?qsp=eJwtjLEKAkEMBf8ltRYiWFynlVtpIfYh%2B9DD012SgC7H/btxsRtmYGaS8nJ8/NIqaCADq9xpRZWVn0bDTA%2B0d9EcTNfjOqUU1Yr6oYXJ7NiLoDry3580Q38JJn10i/EmAHruTNtd%2BDxanbg/4DxOtCxfGpUuQQ%3D%3D


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jan-2017 06:49 Ginger Added
30-Jan-2017 06:50 harro Updated [Operator, Embed code]
30-Jan-2017 15:57 Geno Updated [Cn, Location, Destination airport, Source]

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