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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205601
Last updated: 20 January 2021
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Date:11-JUN-1990
Time:17:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 76 Duchess
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-HZG
C/n / msn: ME-151
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bankstown Airport (YSBK), Bankstown, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:YPMQ
Destination airport:YMND
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The pilot reported that he was unable to extend the nose gear on approach to Maitland Airport and both normal and emergency extension procedures were unsuccessful. He subsequently diverted to Bankstown where an emergency landing was conducted.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1990/aair/aair199001994/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/32017/aair199001994.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: BASI
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

15 Dec 1989 VH-HZG 0 Port Macquarie Airport (YPMQ), Port Macquarie, NSW sub


Images:

Photo of VH-HZG courtesy AirHistory.net


Adelaide - Parafield (YPPF)
7 November 1993; (c) David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)

Revision history:

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