Aviation safety investigations & reports

de Havilland Canada DHC-8-102, VH-TQQ

Investigation number:
200401411
Status: Completed
Investigation completed

Summary

The de Havilland DHC-8 (Dash 8) aircraft, registered VH-TQQ, departed Mildura, Victoria, and was within the mandatory broadcast zone (MBZ), on climb to its cruising level, when it came into conflict with a Cessna Aircraft Company 150G (Cessna) aircraft, registered VH-KXF.

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau did not conduct an on-scene investigation of this occurrence.

General details
Date: 19 April 2004   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 1658 hours EST    
Location   (show map): 13 km SE Mildura, Aero.    
State: Victoria   Occurrence type: Separation issue  
Release date: 17 December 2004   Occurrence class: Airspace  
Report status: Final   Occurrence category: Incident  
  Highest injury level: None  

Aircraft 1 details

Aircraft 1 details
Aircraft manufacturer de Havilland Canada  
Aircraft model DHC-8  
Aircraft registration VH-TQQ  
Serial number 204  
Type of operation Air Transport Low Capacity  
Damage to aircraft Nil  
Departure point Mildura, VIC  
Departure time 0655 hours EST  
Destination Melbourne, VIC  

Aircraft 2 details

Aircraft 2 details
Aircraft manufacturer Cessna Aircraft Company  
Aircraft model 150  
Aircraft registration VH-KXF  
Serial number 15066535  
Type of operation Flying Training  
Damage to aircraft Nil  
Departure point Swan Hill, VIC  
Destination Kulinine, VIC  
Last update 13 May 2014