Aviation safety investigations & reports

C172 aircraft disappears off the Victorian Coast near Warrnambool

Investigation number:
Status: Discontinued


Discontinued Investigation

Statement of Reasons

Occurrence investigations commenced from 1 July 2003 are initially categorised as category 4 unless agreed by the ATSB Executive to be above this level at the outset. As detailed in Section 21 (2) of the TSI Act 2003, the Executive Director in empowered to discontinue an investigation at any time. Section 21 (3) of the TSI Act 2003 requires the Executive Director to publish a statement setting out the reasons for discontinuing an investigation (commenced from 1 July 2003) within 28 days of discontinuing the investigation. To obtain a copy of the Brief Print Public for Discontinued Investigations prior to 1 July 2003.

General details
Date: 10 November 2003   Investigation status: Discontinued  
Time: Unknown    
Location   (show map): Warrnambool    
State: Victoria   Occurrence type: Collision with terrain  
Release date: 11 November 2003   Occurrence category: Other  
Report status: Discontinued   Highest injury level: None  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer Cessna  
Aircraft model C172  
Damage to aircraft Nil  
Last update 13 May 2014