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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210630
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic G115 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grob G115C2
Registration: VH-BGQ
MSN: 82043/C2
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Jandakot Airport (YPJT), Jandakot, WA -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:YPJT
Destination airport:YPJT
Investigating agency: BASI
The instructor/supervisor reported that the student pilot was engaged in solo crosswind circuit practice. It was the pilot's first landing for this session. It appeared that the pilot misjudged the approach and the aircraft bounced back into the air following the first touchdown. Instead of entering a go-around, the pilot attempted to recover for a normal landing. During this process the aircraft touched down nose wheel first, causing the nose wheel leg to fail in overload. The propeller struck the ground and the aircraft slid to a stop on the runway.


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

24 Apr 2001 VH-BGQ 0 Merredin Airport (YMDN), Merredin, WA sub

Revision history:

08-May-2018 15:30 Pineapple Added

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