Onsite media briefing: Collision with terrain involving an amateur-built aircraft (Glasair SH-2FT) near Wedderburn Airport, NSW
The ATSB will today conduct an onsite media briefing on its investigation into the 19 July 2015 aircraft accident near Wedderburn Airport, NSW.
The Investigator-in-Charge, Mr Mal Christie will discuss factual information known to the ATSB at this time and will outline the investigation process.
The ATSB has deployed four investigators to the accident site. They are expected to be on site for two to three days. The investigators have specialisations in human factors, aircraft engineering and aircraft operations.
The investigators are seeking witness reports that might assist the investigation. Witnesses can call the ATSB on 1800 020 616.
Where: Cnr of Blackburn Road and Lysaght Road, Wedderburn, NSW
When: 4:00 PM AEST, 20 July 2015Media contact: 1800 020 616