Aviation safety investigations & reports

Collision with terrain involving a Beech Aircraft Corp B60, VH-BKN, ESSENDON VIC 23NW, VIC on 11 April 1978

Investigation number:
197802536
Status: Completed
Investigation completed

Summary

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PLT NOTICED DIFFERENCE PN101 TO STANDBY COMPASS-DELAYED GOROUND IN IMC-HIT GRD-NO ATC RADAR CHECKS
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General details
Date: 11 April 1978   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 20:46 EST    
State: Victoria   Occurrence type: Collision with terrain  
  Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final    

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer Beech Aircraft Corp  
Aircraft model B60  
Aircraft registration VH-BKN  
Sector Piston  
Damage to aircraft Substantial  
Departure point BROKEN HILL NSW  
Destination ESSENDON VIC