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PLT HAD NOT FLOWN AT NGT 21 MTHS.NO STRIP LGTS.DID NOT MONITOR FLT INSTRUMENTS UNTIL JUST BEFORE IMPACT.PLT MOTIVATED TO RESCUE STRANDED PEOPLE.SAR MISSION CO-ORD DIDN'T MAINTAIN OPERATIONAL CONTROL.
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General details
Date: 26 July 1981 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 19:01 EST Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
 Occurrence type:Collision with terrain 
 Occurrence class: Operational 
 Occurrence category: Accident 
Report status: Final Highest injury level: Fatal 
 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Cessna Aircraft Company 
Aircraft model: 210-5 
Aircraft registration: VH-BPT 
Sector: Piston 
Damage to aircraft: Destroyed 
Departure point:DUCK HOLE BORE SA
Destination:OODNADATTA SA
 
 
 
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