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Datum:donderdag 4 augustus 1983
Type:Silhouette image of generic HERN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH-114 Riley Heron 2D
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Airlines of Tasmania
Registratie: VH-CLY
Constructienummer: 14122
Bouwjaar: 1957
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 5
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 7
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Launceston Airport, TAS (LST) (   AustraliŽ)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:?
Vliegveld van aankomst:Launceston Airport, TAS (LST/YMLT), AustraliŽ
The aircraft was misaligned with the runway and full power had to be applied to go-around. The flaps were raised partially and the gear was retracted. The combination of touchdown speed and flap retraction caused a sink. The left wing struck several fences and the aircraft slid to a halt.


photo of de-Havilland-DH-114-Riley-Heron-2D-VH-CLY
accident date: 04-08-1983
type: de Havilland DH-114 Riley Heron 2D
registration: VH-CLY
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkís opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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