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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203255
Last updated: 15 July 2019
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Date:23-DEC-2017
Time:09:00 LT
Type:Austflight Drifter A582
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: 25-415
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Gold Coast beach -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Jacobs Well
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The ultra-light plane landed on Gold Coast beach after an engine failure. the engine cut out mid-air about 500 metres above the water and 100 metres from the beach.
There was no injuries.

Sources:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-12-23/light-glider-plane-emergency-landing-gold-coast-beach/9284202
https://www.flickr.com/photos/128973986@N04/26702123775


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Dec-2017 10:28 Iceman 29 Added
23-Dec-2017 16:56 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Embed code]

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