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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204441
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Date:27-APR-1989
Time:14:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 76 Duchess
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-JKE
C/n / msn: ME-171
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Archerfield Airport (YBAF), Archerfield, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:YBCG
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft's landing gear was extended and the crew failed to obtain a green light for the nose wheel. The landing gear was retracted and extended a second time with the same result. The emergency landing gear extension was carried out with the nose gear still failing to retract. The aircraft was landed with the nose gear retracted, resulting in substantial damage.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1989/aair/aair198903770/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/32395/aair198903770.pdf

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


Revision history:

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