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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207276
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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Date:24-JUL-1993
Time:18:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-44-180
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-BTU
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Yorketown, SA -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Yorketown, SA
Destination airport:YPPF
Narrative:
During the takeoff roll, the windscreen of the aircraft became partially fogged, reducing the pilot's forward visibility. The aircraft began to veer left and the pilot attempted to abort takeoff, however the aircraft departed the strip and collided with a fence.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1993/aair/199302277/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Mar-2018 08:03 Pineapple Added

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