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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244353
Last updated: 24 October 2020
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Date:15-OCT-2020
Time:
Type:American Legend AL18 Super Cub
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Wellwood Station, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Wellwood Station, NSW
Narrative:
During the rollout phase, the aircraft encountered a strong gust of wind, causing the aircraft to pitch to the right. The ground loop commenced whilst at the same time the tail lifted, causing a propeller strike and further rotating the aircraft around the pitch axis and flipping the aircraft onto its back, coming to a rest on its rudder and wings.

Sources:

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


Revision history:

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24-Oct-2020 09:08 Pineapple Added

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