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The aircraft departed Harrison's Pocket for Redcliffe. It was seen to enter cloud and subsequently impacted the mountain range. The aircraft fell through the trees to the ground and came to rest inverted.
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General details
Date: 02 March 1977 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 18:28 WST  
 Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
 Occurrence type: Collision with terrain 
 Occurrence class: Operational 
Report status: Final Occurrence category: Accident 
 Highest injury level: Fatal 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Piper Aircraft Corp 
Aircraft model: PA-24-260 
Aircraft registration: VH-GAS 
Sector: Piston 
Damage to aircraft: Destroyed 
Departure point: HARRISONS POCKET
Destination: ARCHERFIELD
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Last update 21 May 2015