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ACFT STABILIZER FLD WHILE IN FLT DUE TO MANUFACTURING ERROR,"JOGGLE" CEASE IN LOWER RIGHT STABILIZER,WHICH CAUSED PROGRESSIVE FATIGUE CRACKING.POOR MAINTN & PRE-FLT INSPECTION FLD TO DETECT CRACK.
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General details
Date: 30 April 1979 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 16:20 EST Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
 Occurrence class: Technical 
 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-WKJ 
Sector: Piston 
Damage to aircraft: Destroyed 
Departure point:CAMDEN NSW
Destination:NAROOMA NSW
 
 
 
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Last update 30 June 2015