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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205262
Last updated: 29 March 2019
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Date:16-JUN-1990
Time:15:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic C77R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 177RG
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-XBL
C/n / msn: 177RG 0577
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:7km NW of Longreach, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:YLRE
Destination airport:YLRE
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft collided with a powerline and impacted the ground. Two of the three occupants were killed and the sole survivor was seriously injured.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1990/aair/aair199003075/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/28512/aair199003075.pdf

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


Revision history:

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