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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232191
Last updated: 8 May 2021
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Date:14-JAN-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE58 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft B58 Baron
Owner/operator:Little Wings Ltd
Registration: VH-NSK
MSN: TH-106
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Maitland Airport, NSW (MTL/YMND) -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Inverell Airport, NSW (IVR/YIVL)
Destination airport:Maitland Airport, NSW (MTL/YMND)
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
During the landing flare, the aircraft struck a kangaroo and veered off the runway resulting in substantial damage.

Sources:

https://www.pprune.org/pacific-general-aviation-questions/628919-baron-accident-maitland.html
http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/occurrence-briefs/2020/aviation/ab-2020-003/


Images:

Photo of VH-NSK courtesy AirHistory.net


Avalon (YMAV / AVV)
27 February 2015; (c) Andrei Bezmylov

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jan-2020 06:48 Petropavlovsk Added
18-Jan-2020 09:44 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities]
26-Feb-2020 06:15 Anon. Updated [Source]
10-Mar-2021 20:22 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Mar-2021 20:36 harro Updated [Location]
08-May-2021 14:54 harro Updated [[Location]]

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