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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244354
Last updated: 24 October 2020
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Date:19-OCT-2020
Time:
Type:Aerosport Pty Ltd Aeropup
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Parkes Airport (YPKS), Parkes, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Parkes Airport, NSW (PKE/YPKS)
Narrative:
Following a heavy touchdown, the aircraft's left-hand landing gear tension rod broke away from the tube, causing the left landing gear to collapse. The aircraft veered off the runway and onto the grass, coming to rest on the left wingtip.

Sources:

https://www.raa.asn.au/our-organisation/safety/accident-and-defect-summaries/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2020 09:14 Pineapple Added

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