Aviation safety investigations & reports

Collision with terrain involving a Piper Aircraft Corp PA-28-180, VH-BOX, Near ARMADALE WA 3E, WA on 1 August 1977

Investigation number:
197705698
Status: Completed
Investigation completed

Summary

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STRUCK GROUND IN 45 DEG DIVE-CLOUD AND RAIN AT GROUND LEVEL-ACFT 27KG OVERWEIGHT
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General details
Date: 01 August 1977   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 10:55 ESuT    
State: Western Australia   Occurrence type: Collision with terrain  
  Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final   Highest injury level: Fatal  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer Piper Aircraft Corp  
Aircraft model PA-28-180  
Aircraft registration VH-BOX  
Sector Piston  
Damage to aircraft Destroyed  
Departure point JANDAKOT  
Destination KALGOORLIE