Aviation safety investigations & reports

Loss of control involving a Beech Aircraft Corp D55, VH-DRU, NORSEMAN , WA on 11 June 1978

Investigation number:
197805170
Status: Completed
Investigation completed

Summary

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PLT FAILED TO REMOVE ELEV/AILERON CONTROL LOCK ON PRE T/OFF CHECK-LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL-CRASHED
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General details
Date: 11 June 1978   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 21:00 CST    
State: Western Australia   Occurrence type: Loss of control  
  Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final   Highest injury level: Fatal  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer Beech Aircraft Corp  
Aircraft model D55  
Aircraft registration VH-DRU  
Sector Piston  
Damage to aircraft Destroyed  
Departure point NORSEMAN WA  
Destination PERTH WA