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Last updated: 17 November 2019
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Date:05-OCT-1984
Time:14:56
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE58 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 58
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-WGS
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Mt Bonnie, NT -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:YPDN
Destination airport:Mt Bonnie, NT
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft touched down about 300 metres from the threshold of the 1200 metre strip, which sloped uphill. When the pilot realised he had an insufficient length of runway remaining, he applied heavy braking, but the aircraft overshot the strip and subsequently experienced a nose gear collapse.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1984/aair/aair198403573/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/32303/aair198403573.pdf

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


Revision history:

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