Aviation safety investigations & reports

Beech 35/B33 'Debonair' VH-RVD, French Island, Vic, 26 October 1975

Investigation number:
Status: Completed
Investigation completed


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The investigation revealed that the undercarriage had been in the fully retracted position when the aircraft made contact with the strip.
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General details
Date: 26 October 1975   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 1905 ESuT    
Location: French Island    
State: Victoria   Occurrence type: Wheels up landing  
Release date: 27 April 1976   Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final   Highest injury level: None  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer Beech Aircraft Corp  
Aircraft model 35  
Aircraft registration VH-RVD  
Type of operation Private  
Damage to aircraft Substantial  
Departure point French Island  
Departure time 1850  
Destination French Island  
Last update 13 May 2014