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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210002
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:02-NOV-1996
Time:15:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic M18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
PZL M-18A Dromader
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-SAD
MSN: IZ019-22
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:16km SW of Deniliquin, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:YDLQ
Destination airport:YDLQ
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft was taking off from an agricultural airstrip for a rice sowing operation. It momentarily became airborne before settling back onto the strip. It then overshot the airstrip and collided with a fence and contour bank. Active thunderstorms were reported in the area and it was likely that the aircraft encountered adverse windshear during takeoff.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1996/aair/199603604/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4932315/199603604.pdf

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


Revision history:

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