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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 209504
Last updated: 17 November 2021
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Date:09-MAR-1996
Time:13:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28RT-201
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-HSN
MSN: 28R-8018026
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Murray Bridge, SA -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:YPPF
Destination airport:YPPF
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
The instructor simulated an engine power failure for a practice forced landing. Their attention then became distracted by another aircraft in the circuit area and erroneously failed to complete the pre-landing checks. The aircraft was subsequently landed with the landing gear retracted.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1996/aair/199600804-(1)/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4931660/199600804.pdf

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


Images:

Photo of VH-HSN courtesy AirHistory.net


Adelaide - Parafield (YPPF)
15 August 2006; (c) Andrei Bezmylov

Revision history:

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