Aviation safety investigations & reports

Total power loss involving a Piper Aircraft Corp 601P, VH-KXY, TEUTONIC BORE , WA on 28 May 1980

Investigation number:
198005240
Status: Completed
Investigation completed

Summary

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BOOST PUMPS OFF FOR TKOF.SUSPECT ALSO ON ILLEGAL DOUBLE X-FEED.AFTER DOUBLE FAILURE PLT BUSY WITH RESTART DID NOT SET UP FCD LDG APPROACH.
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General details
Date: 28 May 1980   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 11:37 WST    
State: Western Australia    
  Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final   Highest injury level: Fatal  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer Piper Aircraft Corp  
Aircraft model 601P  
Aircraft registration VH-KXY  
Sector Piston  
Damage to aircraft Substantial  
Departure point TEUTONIC BORE WA  
Destination LEONORA WA