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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224480
Last updated: 4 December 2020
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Date:26-JAN-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PIVI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pipistrel Virus 912 IS
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lilydale Airport (YLIL), Yering, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Lilydale Airport (YLIL)
Narrative:
During a routine landing, the aircraft airspeed was too slow, resulting in a sudden drop from 5-10ft onto the tricycle undercarriage, causing damage to all three wheels, due to ensuing stall. On impact, the aircraft slewed to the right and ran off onto grass, where it came to a stop.

Sources:

https://www.raa.asn.au/safety/accident-and-defect-summaries/


Revision history:

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29-Apr-2019 12:33 Pineapple Added

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