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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214354
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-4-200 Buccaneer
Registration: VH-AWY
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Whitsunday Airport (YSHR), Shute Harbour, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Hayman Island, QLD
Destination airport:YSHR
Investigating agency: BASI
During the landing roll, the aircraft began to veer to the right. The pilot attempted to correct the veer by applying left brake and rudder without success. Due to the likelihood of a collision with a nearby stationary aircraft, he then ground-looped the aircraft to the right and the aircraft was brought to a stop.


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

Revision history:

11-Aug-2018 05:42 Pineapple Added

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