Incident Piper PA-28R-180 Cherokee Arrow VH-CJN,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204401
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Date:Wednesday 10 January 1990
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-28R-180 Cherokee Arrow
Registration: VH-CJN
MSN: 28R-30072
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Dunk Island Airport, Dunk Island, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Townsville, QLD
Destination airport:Dunk Island Airport (YDKI)
Investigating agency: BASI
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The aircraft experienced a sudden downdraft on short final approach and landed heavily on its left landing gear, resulting in substantial damage.

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


Revision history:

14-Jan-2018 17:40 Pineapple Added
17-Jun-2023 00:15 Ron Averes Updated

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