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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205137
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic LA4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lake LA-250 Renegade
Registration: VH-LAK
MSN: 54
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Admiralty Gulf, WA -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Admiralty Gulf, WA
Destination airport:Drysdale Station, WA
Investigating agency: BASI
During the takeoff roll, the aircraft struck a wave, causing it to bounce into the air. When it settled back on the water it yawed to the left and slid sideways into another wave. The engine and its support pylon broke off at the fuselage and the aircraft began to sink. All occupants vacated the aircraft.


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

Revision history:

27-Jan-2018 10:20 Pineapple Added

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