Accident Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain VH-HJE,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 310133
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Date:Friday 7 April 2023
Time:c. 06:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain
Owner/operator:AirMed Australia
Registration: VH-HJE
MSN: 31-7852074
Year of manufacture:1978
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Hillcrest, Logan, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Bankstown Airport, NSW (BWU/YSBK)
Destination airport:Brisbane-Archerfield Airport, QLD (ACF/YBAF)
Investigating agency: ATSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
A Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain, operated by AirMed Australia, sustained substantial damage in a a forced landing next to an urban railway line following an inflight loss of engine power in Hillcrest, Logan, Queensland.
The sole pilot received minor injuries.

Sources: (photo)

History of this aircraft

Ex (N5038X), YS-189CP


Revision history:

07-Apr-2023 01:05 Geno Added

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