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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206112
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic h206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Glasflügel 206 Hornet
Registration: VH-GMW
MSN: 568
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Devenish, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Benalla, VIC
Destination airport:Benalla, VIC
Investigating agency: BASI
The pilot reported that while on a cross country flight, he was forced to conduct an outlanding. During final approach, the glider encountered turbulence and the landing gear warning signal sounded. The pilot suspected the landing gear was not fully locked down. Whilst attempting to check the landing gear, the pilot lost control of the glider, causing it to land heavily and suffer substantial damage.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BASI
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

13-Feb-2018 08:28 Pineapple Added

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