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Judging the airstrip to be wet the pilot elected to land on the sealed road adjacent to the township. During the landing the wings were damaged when the aircraft collided with traffic signs which the pilot had not observed adjacent to the road.
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General details
Date: 03 February 1970 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 0900 EST  
Location:Pentland Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
State: Queensland  
Release date: 05 February 1971  
Report status: Final Occurrence category: Accident 
 Highest injury level: None 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Cessna Aircraft Company 
Aircraft model: 182 
Aircraft registration: VH-DZL 
Type of operation: Private 
Damage to aircraft: Substantial 
Departure point:Emerald
Departure time:0645
Destination:Charters Towers
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Last update 16 May 2014