Mr. Pickard flew VH-TSF from Cambridge to the Andover agricultural airstrip at about 0630 hours in company with another Pawnee aircraft and pilot. The two aircraft were assigned to participate in a superphosphate spreading operation covering several properties in the Andover area. At about 0800 hours both pilots made a joint aerial inspection of the properties to be treated and they individually commenced operations at about 0835 hours.
|Date:||10 December 1973||Investigation status:||Completed|
|Release date:||24 December 1974||Occurrence category:||Accident|
|Report status:||Final||Highest injury level:||Fatal|
|Aircraft manufacturer||Piper Aircraft Corp|
|Type of operation||Aerial Work|
|Damage to aircraft||Destroyed|
|Departure point||Agricultural Airstrip|