Jump to Content
Download Final Report
[ Download PDF: 173KB]
 
 
 
ACFT OBSERVED FLYING UP BLIND VALLEY TOWARDS THE STEEPLY RISING LIVERPOOL RANGES,THEN TO ENTER LOW CLOUD.IMPACTED SOUTHERN FACE OF RANGE.SITE 30 KM EAST OF PLANNED & REPORTED TR.WX AS FORECAST.
Download Final Report
[ Download PDF: 173KB]
 
 
 
 
General details
Date: 18 January 1979 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 17:05 EST Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
 Occurrence type:Collision with terrain 
 Occurrence class: Operational 
 Occurrence category: Accident 
Report status: Final Highest injury level: Fatal 
 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Piper Aircraft Corp 
Aircraft model: PA-32R-300 
Aircraft registration: VH-SVN 
Sector: Piston 
Damage to aircraft: Destroyed 
Departure point:MOORABBIN VIC
Destination:TAMWORTH NSW
 
 
 
Share this page Provide feedback on this investigation
Last update 30 June 2015