Incident Grumman American AA-5A Cheetah 9V-...,
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Date:Tuesday 22 January 1980
Time:c. 10:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic AA5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Grumman American AA-5A Cheetah
Registration: 9V-...
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Batu Pahat -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Singapore (08:30)
Destination airport:Malakka
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
"Singapore Professional Pilot Training School" Cheetah crashed into a coconut plantation due to engine trouble while on navigation training flight. Malaysian student pilot (22) escaped slightly injured. Airplane dismanteled and transported back to Singapore by lorry.


New Straits Times 23 January 1980, p1/26 January 1980, p32

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10-Feb-2019 11:39 TB Added
10-Feb-2019 14:10 TB Updated [Time, Location, Country, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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