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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 209642
Last updated: 27 May 2020
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Date:30-MAY-1996
Time:08:27
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Van's RV-6
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-TAQ
C/n / msn: DN18
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Darwin Airport (YPDN), Darwin, NT -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:YPDN
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
During the takeoff roll, the pilot lost directional control and the aircraft ground-looped to the left, causing the right landing gear leg to collapse.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1996/aair/199601714/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4931889/199601714.pdf

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


Revision history:

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