Accident Cessna 340 VH-TDU, 15 May 1979
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214067
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C340 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 340
Registration: VH-TDU
MSN: 340-0349
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:8.7km S of Goulburn, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:YGLB
Destination airport:YSSY
Investigating agency: BASI
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Shortly after takeoff, the aircraft struck the ground. Analysis of the wreckage failed to find any defects. The pilot possibly failed to adequately monitor the aircraft performance after takeoff. The co-pilot also possibly failed to monitor the aircraft during takeoff.


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

Revision history:

05-Aug-2018 02:03 Pineapple Added
23-Sep-2020 11:14 BEAVERSPOTTER Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]

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