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During a long final approach to the strip, the engine began to run rough. When the engine power dropped to idle the pilot elected to carry out a forced landing in a paddock. During the landing roll the aircraft ran through a fence and a ditch. Examination of the engine by an engineering workshop did not find any defects.
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General details
Date: 19 March 1996 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 8:30 EST  
 Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
Release date: 22 July 1996 Occurrence class: Technical 
Report status: Final Occurrence category: Accident 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Ayres Corporation 
Aircraft model: S2R 
Aircraft registration: VH-WBV 
Sector: Piston 
Damage to aircraft: Substantial 
Departure point:Pittsworth QLD
Destination:Pittsworth QLD
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