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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206948
Last updated: 18 December 2018
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Date:02-MAR-2018
Time:16:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C441 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 441 Conquest II
Owner/operator:Skippers Aviation
Registration: VH-LBY
C/n / msn: 4410023
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:40 km ESE of Broome, WA -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Fitzroy Crossing Airport, WA (FIZ/YFTZ)
Destination airport:Broome Airport, WA (BME/YBRM)
Narrative:
A Cessna 441 Conquest II performed a forced landing on the Great Northern Highway, 40 km from Broome, Australia, following a loss of engine power on both engine.

An ATSB spokesman said "during descent into Broome airport, the right then left engines began to surge. The pilot shut down the right engine and made a mayday call. Shortly after, the left engine failed and the pilot conducted a forced landing on the Great Northern Highway,.

Sources:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-03-02/light-plane-makes-emergency-landing-on-wa-highway/9504792
https://www.perthnow.com.au/news/aviation/emergency-landing-on-great-northern-highway-centres-on-engine-failure-ng-b88764636z
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https://flightaware.com/live/flight/VHLBY
https://www.casa.gov.au/aircraft-register?search_api_views_fulltext=&vh=LBY&field_ar_serial=

Previous ASN occurance: https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/wiki.php?id=206975


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Mar-2018 10:57 harro Added
02-Mar-2018 15:27 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Embed code, Damage]
03-Mar-2018 11:34 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
03-Mar-2018 11:53 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Narrative]
05-Mar-2018 17:01 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Narrative]

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