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PLT WAS NOT TRN FOR PWR LINE INSPECTIONS.AN APPROVED PLT INSTRUCTED HIM NOT TO FLY BELOW 300 FT.LATER ACFT WAS OBSERVED OVERFLYING PWR LINES AT 100 FT & 25 FT JUST PRIOR TO ACFT STRIKING PWR LINES.
 
General details
Date: 21 October 1980 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 11:16 ESuT  
 Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
 Occurrence type: Wirestrike 
 Occurrence class: Operational 
Report status: Final Occurrence category: Accident 
 Highest injury level: Fatal 
 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Cessna Aircraft Company 
Aircraft model: 182P 
Aircraft registration: VH-TTK 
Sector: Piston 
Damage to aircraft: Destroyed 
Departure point:WALGETT NSW
Destination:WALGETT NSW
 
 
 
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