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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 209502
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic TOBA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Socata TB10 Tobago
Registration: VH-BFI
MSN: 222
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Goulburn Airport (YGLB), Goulburn, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:YGLB
Destination airport:YGLB
Investigating agency: BASI
The student pilot was undergoing a flight check with a Chief Flying Instructor and was engaged in a demonstration short field approach and landing onto a grass runway. A speed of 65 knots was maintained until the aircraft approached the runway threshold, at which point the stall warning sounded intermittently. The student pilot reported that she closed the throttle at about this time and the aircraft landed heavily. A subsequent inspection by an engineer revealed that the left forward wing attachment fitting had failed, and the left wing main spar was twisted.


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


Photo of VH-BFI courtesy

Cessnock (YCNK / CES)
20 September 2018; (c) Ian McDonell

Revision history:

18-Apr-2018 10:37 Pineapple Added

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