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Summary

The pilot made the landing approach for runway 35, observing that the runway was clear. A normal touch down was achieved just beyond the displaced threshold. On the ground roll at a speed of about 80 knots the aircraft struck a kangaroo that had just hopped onto the runway. The pilot saw it only for an instant before the collision. The nose wheel assembly collapsed as a result of the impact and the aircraft slid to a stop. Significant Factor The following factor was considered relevant to the development of the accident: 1. A kangaroo entered the runway.
 
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