Incident Alpi Pioneer 300 ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226778
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Date:Sunday 5 January 2014
Type:Silhouette image of generic PNR3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Alpi Pioneer 300
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tumbarumba, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:Tumbarumba, NSW
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The pilot left the aircraft unattended with engine idling and brakes set in order to remove a fence from runway. The aircraft began rolling, then gathering speed quickly. Being unable to re-enter the cockpit as the canopy was closed, the pilot hung on to the tail before being flung off. The aircraft then ran down an embankment before hitting a tree and farm machinery.


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