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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 213257
Last updated: 12 March 2020
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Date:21-DEC-1984
Time:16:51
Type:Silhouette image of generic LA4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lake LA-4-200
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-AOW
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Offshore, near Whitsunday Islands, QLD -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Lindeman Island, QLD
Destination airport:Hook Reef, QLD
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The aircraft went missing on a positioning flight to Hook Reef from Lindeman Island. Neither the aircraft nor the body of the pilot were ever recovered.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1984/aair/aair198400056/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/33271/aair198400056.pdf

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


Revision history:

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