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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180702
 
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Date:27-OCT-2015
Time:16:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Van's RV-8
Owner/operator:Bowden Industries Pty Ltd
Registration: VH-LCH
MSN: 80369
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Katherine Tindal Civilian Airport (KTR/YPTN), Katherine, NT -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted trees during a force landing to rough, sparsely timbered terrain east of Katherine Tindal Civilian Airport (KTR/YPTN), Katherine, Northern Territory. The amateur built airplane sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard received minor injuries.

Sources:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-10-27/light-plane-crashes-near-katherine-pilot-uninjured/6890244
https://casa-search.clients.funnelback.com/search/search.cgi?collection=casa_aircraft_register&profile=_default&collection=casa_aircraft_register&form=&query=&meta_v_sand=Lch&Search=Search&session=1344335542

https://sirsteveincairns.smugmug.com/Airplanes/Assorted-aircraft/i-R7wjwTM



Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Oct-2015 13:44 Geno Added
24-Jan-2016 14:18 Anon. Updated [Damage]

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