Accident Jabiru J160 ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 346980
 
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Date:Thursday 19 October 2023
Time:c. 12:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic JAB2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Jabiru J160
Owner/operator:
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Category:Accident
Location:Palgrave, Southern Downs, QLD -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Warwick Airport, QLD (WAZ/YWCK)
Destination airport:Singleton Airport, NSW (SIX/YSGT)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
A Jabiru J160 impacted open field terrain in Palgrave, Southern Downs, Queensland. During cruise, it is reported the engine failed.
The sole pilot died and the aircraft was destroyed by fire.

Sources:

ATSB
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-12647699/Palgrave-Queensland-light-plane-crash-Emergency-services-rush-location-west-Warwick.html
https://7news.com.au/news/disaster-and-emergency/plane-crashes-near-stanthorpe-in-rural-southern-queensland-c-12254887
https://www.abc.net.au/news/2023-10-19/light-plane-crashes-palgrave-southern-downs-grass-fire/102998074
https://mypolice.qld.gov.au/news/2023/10/19/plane-crash-palgrave/
https://www.raa.asn.au/our-organisation/safety/accident-and-defect-summaries/




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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Oct-2023 04:45 Geno Added
19-Oct-2023 06:19 RobertMB Updated
19-Oct-2023 07:30 hmmptwizzle Updated
26-Oct-2023 07:29 harro Updated

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