Aviation safety investigations & reports

Nomad Aircraft GAP 24 , Avalon Victoria, 6 August 1976

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Status: Completed
Investigation completed


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Nomad aircraft N24-10 was authorised to carry out Flight 128 on 6 August 1976 at Avalon, Victoria. In the course of this flight, the aircraft crashed and was destroyed. The accident investigation team charged with the task of investigating all aspects of the accident was divided into various groups and subgroups, the Flutter Subgroup being part of the Engineering Group. The terms of reference of the Flutter Subgroup were 'to investigate the flutter characteristics of the aircraft in its accident configuration'. This is the report of the subgroup to the Engineering Group Leader and is written in accordance with the stated terms of reference.
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General details
Date: 06 August 1976   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 1103 EST    
Location: Avalon    
State: Victoria   Occurrence type: Airframe - Other  
Release date: 20 July 1977   Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final   Highest injury level: Fatal  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer Government Aircraft Factories  
Aircraft model N24  
Aircraft registration Unknown  
Serial number 10  
Type of operation Aerial Work  
Damage to aircraft Destroyed  
Departure point Avalon  
Destination Avalon  
Last update 13 May 2014