Incident Pitts S-2A VH-KIT,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206801
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Date:Thursday 21 January 1993
Type:Silhouette image of generic PTS2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Pitts S-2A
Registration: VH-KIT
MSN: 2032
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Newcastle Waters Station, NT -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Tindal, NT
Destination airport:Newcastle Waters Station, NT
Investigating agency: BASI
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The aircraft experienced a heavy landing which resulted in the separation of the right-hand brake caliper. The pilot was unable to maintain directional control and the aircraft departed the runway and ground-looped, resulting in damage to the ailerons, wingtips and interplane struts.

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


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