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The Sydney Sector One controller observed VH-OXD pass Singleton without deviating to avoid the restricted airspace R546B which was notammed active up to flight level 135. Headings were passed through Flight Service to the aircraft to avoid the restricted area. The pilot stated that he was aware of the activated restricted airspace and was intending to track clear of it. He accepted the heading provided by Flight Service which took him east of the boundary.
General details
Date: 12 August 1993 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 7:20 EST  
 Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
 Occurrence type: Airspace related - Other 
Release date: 08 October 1993 Occurrence class: Airspace 
Report status: Final Occurrence category: Incident 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Beech Aircraft Corp 
Aircraft model: C99 
Aircraft registration: VH-OXD 
Sector: Turboprop 
Damage to aircraft: Nil 
Departure point:Kempsey NSW
Destination:Sydney NSW
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