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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208827
Last updated: 27 December 2020
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Date:19-APR-1995
Time:16:23
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 76
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-JWX
C/n / msn: ME-370
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bankstown Airport (YSBK), Bankstown, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:YSCN
Destination airport:YSBK
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
On return from the training area, the pilot received an unsafe indication from the nose gear. Air traffic control confirmed that the nose gear was in the retracted position and the pilot therefore returned to the training area to rectify the situation. All attempts to lower the nose gear using normal and emergency extension procedures were unsuccessful and the aircraft was subsequently landed with the nose gear retracted.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1995/aair/199501150/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4932795/199501150.pdf

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

7 Feb 2003 VH-JWX Private 1 Camden, Aero., NSW w/o


Revision history:

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