ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70299
Last updated: 11 February 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:05-DEC-2009
Time:3:30pm LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic FOX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Skyfox Aviation CA-25N Gazelle
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Heck Airfield at Norwell, just north of the Gold Coast, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Heck Airfield - ZZZZ
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane was approximately 17m off the ground when the pilot identified a significant mechanical malfunction and put the plane down in reeds adjacent to the airfield. It flipped over upon impact, but both occupants survived.

Sources:

https://www.smh.com.au/national/pair-escape-as-plane-flips-on-impact-20091207-kd6z.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Dec-2009 14:12 RobertMB Added
07-Dec-2009 07:28 RobertMB Updated

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description