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ACFT STRUCK TWO POWER LINES ON FINAL APPROACH WITH PROP.ONE WIRE SLID UP WINDSCREEN & SLICED OFF CANOPY ROOF.OTHER SNAGGED LDG GEAR & TILTED ACFT TO VERTICAL NOSEDOWN ATT.HIT GND,OVERTURNED & BURNED.
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General details
Date: 06 August 1980 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 12:10 WST Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
 Occurrence type:Wirestrike 
 Occurrence class: Operational 
 Occurrence category: Accident 
Report status: Final Highest injury level: Fatal 
 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Piper Aircraft Corp 
Aircraft model: PA-25 
Aircraft registration: VH-MEQ 
Sector: Piston 
Damage to aircraft: Destroyed 
Departure point:LEWIS' PROPERTY WA
Destination:LEWIS' PROPERTY WA
 
 
 
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