Aviation safety investigations & reports

Total power loss involving a Cessna Aircraft Company 210-5, VH-BNH, Near ALICE SPRINGS79SE, NT on 9 October 1976

Investigation number:
197604646
Status: Completed
Investigation completed

Summary

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165KM OFF TRK LEONORA-AYR-RADAR VECTORED TO AS BUT RAN OUT OF FUEL-FCD SHALLOW CK BED AT NIGHT
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General details
Date: 09 October 1976   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 21:29 EST    
State: Northern Territory    
  Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final   Highest injury level: Minor  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer Cessna Aircraft Company  
Aircraft model 210-5  
Aircraft registration VH-BNH  
Sector Piston  
Damage to aircraft Substantial  
Departure point LEONORA  
Destination AYERS ROCK