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At 0910 EST the aircraft was observed to depart runway 32 and to climb out normally. Shortly after, it adopted a nose-high attitude and completed a wingover type manoeuvre followed by a fully developed flat spin to the left.

The wreckage was located approximately 2 kms to the north-west of the aerodrome. The aircraft was destroyed by impact forces and the pilot sustained fatal injuries.

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General details

Date: 12 Dec 1995 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 0918 EST Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
Location:Horn Island, Aerodrome  
State: QLD  
Release date: 15 Oct 1996 Occurrence category: Accident 
Report status: Final Highest injury level: Fatal 
 

Aircraft details

Aircraft manufacturer: Aero Commander 
Aircraft model: 500 
Aircraft registration: VH-UJP 
Serial number: 3074 
Type of operation: Private 
Damage to aircraft: Destroyed 
Departure point:Horn Island, QLD
Departure time:0910 EST
Destination:Horn Island, QLD

Crew details

RoleClass of licenceHours on typeHours total
Pilot-in-CommandCommercial11911740
 

Injuries

 CrewPassengerGroundTotal
Fatal: 1001
Total:1001
 
 
 
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