Aviation safety investigations & reports

Losso of control Czechoslovak Automobile & A/C, VH-DUX, Tooradin, Vic, 5 May 1974

Investigation number:
Status: Completed
Investigation completed


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Aircraft bounced several times on takeoff pulled into air in stalled condition. Prop pitch found faulty.
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General details
Date: 05 May 1974   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 1650 ESuT    
Location: Tooradin    
State: Victoria   Occurrence type: Loss of control  
Release date: 20 December 1974   Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final   Highest injury level: Minor  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer Czechoslovak Automobile & A/C  
Aircraft model L40  
Aircraft registration VH-DUX  
Type of operation Private  
Damage to aircraft Substantial  
Departure point Tooradin, Vic  
Destination Moorooduc  
Last update 13 May 2014