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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240822
Last updated: 3 September 2020
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Date:31-AUG-2020
Time:17:04 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SF34 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Saab 340B
Owner/operator:REX Regional Express
Registration: VH-ZRH
C/n / msn: 340B-392
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Incident
Location:Carnarvon Airport, WA (CVQ/YCAR) -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Carnarvon Airport, WA (CVQ/YCAR)
Destination airport:Perth Airport, WA (PER/YPPH)
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
A Piper PA-31, registered VH-ITF, and a Saab 340B, registered VH-ZRH, were involved in a runway incursion incident at Carnarvon Airport, Australia.
The Saab 340B, operating flight flight ZL2269 to Perth, entered the active runway 22 after the Piper PA-31 had commenced its take-off roll. The PA-31 rejected the take-off.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2020/aair/ao-2020-045/


Images:

Photo of VH-ZRH courtesy AirHistory.net


Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)
6 February 2020; (c) Gavin Hughes

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Sep-2020 11:14 harro Added
03-Sep-2020 06:19 harro Updated [Narrative]

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