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Date:09-NOV-2022
Time:14:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic g102 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Grob G102 Astir CS
Owner/operator:Sunshine Coast Gliding Club Inc
Registration: VH-WVI
MSN: 1506
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kybong, QLD -   Australia
Phase:
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Gympie Airport, QLD (GYP/YGYM)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Grob G102 Astir CS and a Kappa KP-2U Sova Sabre LSA collided in midair near Kybong, Queensland.
Both pilots on board the two aircraft died and the aircraft were destroyed.

Sources:

https://7news.com.au/news/qld/two-light-aircraft-collide-mid-air-in-queensland-sparking-fears-for-occupants-c-8805450
https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2022/nov/09/police-investigate-possible-mid-air-collision-after-two-pilots-die-in-queensland-light-aircraft-crash

https://www.regosearch.com/aircraft/au/WVI

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Nov-2022 07:16 Pineapple Added
09-Nov-2022 07:16 Pineapple Updated [Location, Country]
09-Nov-2022 07:22 Pineapple Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Embed code, Narrative]
09-Nov-2022 07:24 Pineapple Updated [Time, Embed code]
09-Nov-2022 08:02 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative, Plane category]
09-Nov-2022 08:08 Pineapple Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Embed code]
09-Nov-2022 08:16 Pineapple Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
09-Nov-2022 09:44 RobertMB Updated [Nature, Narrative]
09-Nov-2022 22:50 Aerossurance Updated [Phase, Source]

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