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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 209310
Last updated: 11 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-25-235 Pawnee
Registration: VH-SCW
MSN: 25-3932
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:2km N of Laggan, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Crookwell, NSW
Destination airport:Laggan, NSW
Investigating agency: BASI
During an agricultural spraying operation, the aircraft was being flown beneath an overhead powerline when it encountered turbulence, causing it to collide with the powerline. The pilot was able to maintain control and land on the property.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BASI
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

30 Jul 1996 VH-SCW 0 Forbes, NSW sub

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