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Last updated: 22 September 2021
Date:Monday 9 September 1991
Type:Silhouette image of generic NOMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
GAF Nomad N.22
Operator:Royal Australian Army
Registration: A18-303
MSN: 3
First flight: 1975
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:20 km (12.5 mls) E of Tenterfield, NSW (   Australia)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Departure airport:Oakey Airport, QLD (OKY/YBOK), Australia
Destination airport:Melbourne (unknown airport), VIC, Australia
A GAF Nomad N.22 operated by the Royal Australian Army crashed during a touch and go on an agricultural strip near Tenterfield, NSW.
The aircraft was one of two that were operating on a navigation exercise out of Oakey. On board were an Australian pilot training officer, two Papua Guinean pilots on their final training flight and an Australian engineer.

» Scramble Vol.13, nr.05
» The Canberra Times, 11 September 1991


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