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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210738
Last updated: 22 December 2019
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Date:18-OCT-1997
Time:14:37
Type:Silhouette image of generic G115 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grob G-115
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-TGT
C/n / msn: 8071
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Parafield Airport (YPPF), Parafield, SA -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:YPPF
Destination airport:YPPF
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
During a touch-and-go landing, the pilot lost directional control and the aircraft veered off the left side of the runway. It then entered a ditch, resulting in substantial damage. The pilot vacated the aircraft without injury.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1997/aair/199703692/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4931273/199703692.pdf

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


Images:

Photo of VH-TGT courtesy AirHistory.net


Adelaide - Parafield (YPPF)
15 December 2010; (c) Andrei Bezmylov

Revision history:

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