Aviation safety investigations & reports

Cessna 172H, VH-KOT, 'Narbethong' Property 25 km W of Mudgee, New South Wales, 12 June 1976

Investigation number:
Status: Completed
Investigation completed


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Aircraft hit power lines during go around from one way strip into rising terrain.
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General details
Date: 12 June 1976   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 1133 ESuT    
Location: 25 km W Mudgee    
State: New South Wales   Occurrence type: Wirestrike  
Release date: 30 November 1976   Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final   Highest injury level: Fatal  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer Cessna Aircraft Company  
Aircraft model 172  
Aircraft registration VH-KOT  
Type of operation Private  
Damage to aircraft Destroyed  
Departure point Narromine NSW  
Departure time 1048  
Destination 'Narbethong' Property NSW  
Crew details
Role Class of licence Hours on type Hours total
Pilot-in-Command Private 70 70
  Crew Passenger Ground Total
Fatal: 1 2 0 3
Serious: 0 3 0 3
Total: 1 5 0 6
Last update 13 May 2014