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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204399
Last updated: 19 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C182 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 182P
Registration: VH-WLX
MSN: 18264780
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Roeta Station, 60km W of Hillston, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Roeta Station, NSW
Destination airport:Maitland, NSW
The pilot attempted to take off from a private airstrip however was unable to reach the required takeoff speed. Unable to abort takeoff, the aircraft was lifted from the ground and then experienced a complete loss of power. The aircraft landed on the remaining end of the strip and continued to roll beyond the strip, across a road and associated table drain, before coming to rest. The aircraft was substantially damaged and no injuries were sustained to the occupants.



Photo of VH-WLX courtesy

Scone (YSCO / NSO)
30 September 1984; (c) David Carter

Revision history:

14-Jan-2018 17:40 Pineapple Added

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