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Airborne collision involving a Cessna Aircraft Company A150K, VH-RAD and Cessna Aircraft Company 150G, VH-RID, WARRNAMBOOL , VIC on 8 June 1979

Investigation number:
197902791
Status: Completed
Investigation completed

Summary

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COLLISION WHILE ACFT ON FINAL APP AT APPROX 150'.TAIL ASSEMBLY OF RID WAS SEVERED,CRASHED IN NEAR VERTICAL ATTITUDE.RAD,ALTHOUGH SUBSTANTIALLY DAMAGED,CONT'D APP & LDD IN GRASS UNDERSHOOT AREA,RWY 31.
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General details
Date: 08 June 1979   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 12:06 ESuT    
State: Victoria   Occurrence type: Airborne collision  
  Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final   Highest injury level: Fatal  

Aircraft 1 details

Aircraft 1 details
Aircraft manufacturer Cessna Aircraft Company  
Aircraft model 150G  
Aircraft registration VH-RID  
Sector Piston  
Damage to aircraft Destroyed  
Departure point WARRNAMBOOL VIC  
Destination WARRNAMBOOL VIC  

Aircraft 2 details

Aircraft 2 details
Aircraft manufacturer Cessna Aircraft Company  
Aircraft model A150K  
Aircraft registration VH-RAD  
Sector Piston  
Damage to aircraft Substantial  
Departure point WARRNAMBOOL VIC  
Destination WARRNAMBOOL VIC