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THROTTLE STICKING IN FLT-MADE STEEP APP IN CASE OF MALFUNCTION-ACFT OVERSHOOTING-CLOSED THROTTLE-JAMMED CLOSED-UNDERSHOT-HIT FENCE-CONTACTED EMBANKMENT HEAVILY.THROTTLE SHAFT SEIZED IN SHAFT BUSHES.
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General details
Date: 14 August 1978 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 15:15 EST Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
 Occurrence class: Operational 
 Occurrence category: Accident 
Report status: Final Highest injury level: Serious 
 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Piper Aircraft Corp 
Aircraft model: PA-28-140 
Aircraft registration: VH-EGC 
Sector: Piston 
Damage to aircraft: Substantial 
Departure point: MANGALORE VIC
Destination:LILYDALE VIC
 
 
 
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