Aviation safety investigations & reports

Loss of control involving a de Havilland Aircraft Pty Ltd DH-82A, VH-AQJ, Near SALE VIC 39E, VIC on 29 December 1979

Investigation number:
197902820
Status: Completed
Investigation completed

Summary

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PIC'S PPL HAD BEEN CANCELLED ON MEDICAL GROUNDS.PIC SUFFERED HEART ATTACK DURING TURN AFTER TKOF.OTHER PLT UNAWARE OF PPL CANCELLATION.REALISED INCAPACITATION TOO LATE TO EFFECT RECOVERY FROM SPIN.
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General details
Date: 29 December 1979   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 14:45 ESuT    
State: Victoria   Occurrence type: Loss of control  
  Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final   Highest injury level: Fatal  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer de Havilland Aircraft Pty Ltd  
Aircraft model DH-82A  
Aircraft registration VH-AQJ  
Sector Piston  
Damage to aircraft Substantial  
Departure point SALE VIC 39E  
Destination BERWICK VIC