Aviation safety investigations & reports

Cessna U206F, VH-PGJ, near Wynyard Tasmania, 13 April 1975

Investigation number:
Status: Completed
Investigation completed


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The cause of the accident was that the parachutist, for reasons which have not been determined, did not control his descent so as to avoid landing on an unsuitable area.
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General details
Date: 13 April 1975   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 1500    
Location   (show map): near Wynyard    
State: Tasmania   Occurrence type: Miscellaneous - Other  
Release date: 21 October 1975   Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final   Highest injury level: Fatal  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft model U206F  
Aircraft registration VH-PGJ  
Type of operation Sports Aviation  
Damage to aircraft Nil  
Last update 13 May 2014