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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 213136
Last updated: 4 November 2019
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Date:04-SEP-1984
Time:10:37
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA38 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-38-112 Tomahawk
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-HAV
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bankstown Airport (YSBK), Bankstown, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:YSBK
Destination airport:YSBK
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
Following touchdown, the aircraft ballooned and subsequently touched down on the nose wheel. The aircraft bounced and on the next touchdown, the nose wheel was severed and the aircraft slid to a halt on the runway.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1984/aair/aair198401403/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/34184/aair198401403.pdf

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


Revision history:

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