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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 216920
Last updated: 19 November 2018
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Date:31-OCT-2018
Time:c12:00 LT
Type:Tag Aviation Titanium Explorer Autogyro
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: G0014
C/n / msn: TA0001
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 km from Orange Regional Airport, Huntley, Central Tablelands, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Orange Regional Airport (OAG/YORG)
Destination airport:Orange Regional Airport (OAG/YORG)
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted paddock terrain located 1 km from Orange Regional Airport (YORG) in Huntley, New South Wales. The airplane was partially consumed by the post-impact fire and the two occupants onboard received fatal injuries.

Sources:

https://www.9news.com.au/national/2018/10/31/12/33/gyrocopter-crash-orange
https://www.police.nsw.gov.au/news/news?sq_content_src=%2BdXJsPWh0dHBzJTNBJTJGJTJGZWJpenByZC5wb2xpY2UubnN3Lmdvdi5hdSUyRm1lZGlhJTJGNzMzMjEuaHRtbCZhbGw9MQ%3D%3D
https://www.smh.com.au/national/nsw/two-dead-in-fiery-gyrocopter-crash-near-orange-20181031-p50d47.html
https://www.news.com.au/national/nsw-act/news/police-investigate-fatal-light-plane-crash-near-orange-nsw/news-story/2d3a25f698c1245cbcc02515f47b07a6https://www.9news.com.au/national/2018/10/31/12/33/gyrocopter-crash-orange
https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2018/aair/ae-2018-073/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Oct-2018 04:44 Geno Added
31-Oct-2018 06:28 Hans Gruber Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Plane category]
31-Oct-2018 09:38 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Oct-2018 16:35 Captain Adam Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
08-Nov-2018 08:35 Pineapple Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Destination airport, Source]

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