ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 269997
Last updated: 23 January 2022
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:12-JUN-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH83 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH-83 Fox Moth
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-USJ *
MSN: 4058
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Serpentine (YSEN), WA -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Serpentine Airport, WA (YSEN)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
During take-off, the engine lost power and the pilot commenced a turn before conducting a forced landing. During landing, the aircraft collided with trees resulting in substantial damage.

Registration unconfirmed; VH-USJ is the only Fox Moth based at Serpentine.

Sources:

ATSB Ref 202103623
https://www.airhistory.net/registration/VH-USJ


Images:

Photo of VH-USJ * courtesy AirHistory.net


Serpentine (YSEN)
25 October 2020; (c) Kurt Finger

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Nov-2021 20:06 harro Added
27-Nov-2021 20:11 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description