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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244886
Last updated: 15 November 2020
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Date:14-NOV-2020
Time:c. 16:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic AP22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aeroprakt A-22LS Foxbat
Owner/operator:Sydney Flying Academy
Registration: 24-8281
C/n / msn: A22LS-155
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cromer, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Bankstown Airport, NSW (BWU/YSBK)
Destination airport:Bankstown Airport, NSW (BWU/YSBK)
Narrative:
The ultralight was damaged beyond repair after landing in a sporting field in the Cromer suburb of Sydney, New South Wales.
The two occupants received apparent minor injuries extracting themselves from the wreckage. The aircraft was engaged on a dual instruction flight.

Sources:

https://www.smh.com.au/national/nsw/men-injured-after-light-plane-crashes-on-sydney-s-northern-beaches-20201114-p56emu.html
https://bestwaynews.com/2020/11/14/two-men-survive-light-plane-crashes-on-a-sports-field-at-cromer-on-sydneys-northern-beaches/

https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/5/38041_1590149582.jpg (photo)


Location


Images:

Photo of 24-8281 courtesy AirHistory.net


Holbrook (YHBK)
20 September 2018; (c) David Carter

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Nov-2020 07:13 Geno Added
14-Nov-2020 07:56 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Plane category]
14-Nov-2020 08:07 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
14-Nov-2020 08:15 Pineapple Updated [Location]
15-Nov-2020 08:18 Petropavlovsk Updated [Phase, Nature, Narrative]

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