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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 197375
Last updated: 18 August 2017
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Date:12-AUG-2017
Time:11:45LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic D6SL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
The Airplane Factory Sling 4
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-BEG
C/n / msn: 035
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Caloundra airport, Queensland -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Heck Field (Jacobs Well)
Destination airport:Caloundra
Narrative:
The plane flipped over upon landing. The accident was caused by a stall during a side slip. Strong cross wind at the moment of the accident could be a factor.
Two occupants were seriously injured.

Sources:

www.sbs.com.au
https://twitter.com/aap_multimedia/status/896249331971350528
http://www.9news.com.au/national/2017/08/12/13/07/light-plane-crash-queensland-airport
http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/queensland/caloundra-light-plane-crash-leaves-pilot-fighting-for-life-20170812-gxuxaf.html
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https://flightaware.com/resources/registration/VHBEG


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Aug-2017 07:31 gerard57 Added
12-Aug-2017 07:33 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Embed code]
12-Aug-2017 11:31 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
12-Aug-2017 11:32 Iceman 29 Updated [Source]
13-Aug-2017 09:35 Iceman 29 Updated [Source]
14-Aug-2017 06:20 sling8667 Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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