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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 242576
Last updated: 30 September 2020
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Date:18-SEP-2020
Time:12:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic G2CA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Guimbal Cabri G2
Owner/operator:Aeropower
Registration: VH-LTO
C/n / msn: 1071
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Caloundra Airport (CUD/YCDR), QLD -   Australia
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Caloundra Airport, QLD (CUD/YCDR)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
An Extra EA 300 aircraft registered VH-EXR and a Guimbal Cabri G2 helicopter registered VH-LTO collided on runway 12 at Caloundra Airport, Queensland.
During a touch-and-go landing, the Extra EA 300 collided with the Guimbal Cabri G2 on the runway. Both aircraft sustained substantial damage.

Sources:

https://todayheadline.co/stunt-plane-helicopter-crash-on-coast-runway/
www.sunshinecoastdaily.com.au
https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2020/aair/ao-2020-051/


Images:

Photo of VH-LTO courtesy AirHistory.net


Redcliffe (YRED)
4 December 2019; (c) Ian McDonell

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Sep-2020 07:49 gerard57 Added
18-Sep-2020 13:37 harro Updated [Narrative]
19-Sep-2020 18:00 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
19-Sep-2020 18:31 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
23-Sep-2020 07:28 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage]
23-Sep-2020 07:30 harro Updated [Narrative]

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