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The aircraft departed the base airstrip to fly to the treatment area, but did not arrive. The pilot and wreckage were located after first light by search aircraft. The aircraft had collided with trees and crashed into an empty paddock. The pilot has not provided a report. However, information provided by other sources suggests that he inadvertently entered low cloud and during an attempt to turn back collided with the trees.
 
General details
Date: 23 December 1993 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 3:00 ESuT Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
 Occurrence type:VFR into IMC 
 Occurrence class: Operational 
Release date: 04 July 1995 Occurrence category: Accident 
Report status: Final Highest injury level: Serious 
 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Air Tractor Inc 
Aircraft model: AT-502 
Aircraft registration: VH-AMH 
Sector: Turboprop 
Damage to aircraft: Destroyed 
Departure point:Glencoe Property NSW
Destination:Glencoe Property NSW
 
 
 
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Last update 24 July 2015