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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208418
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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Date:16-OCT-1994
Time:08:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-44-180
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-JDF
MSN: 44-7995304
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bankstown Airport (YSBK), Bankstown, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:YSFS
Destination airport:YSBK
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
On approach to Bankstown, the pilot obtained an unsafe landing gear indication. A fly-past revealed that the nose gear had only partially extended. During the subsequent emergency landing, the nose gear collapsed.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1994/aair/199403102/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4934226/199403102.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: BASI
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

15 Apr 1994 VH-JDF 0 Camden Airport (YSCN), Cobbitty, NSW sub


Revision history:

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