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The ATSB is investigating a partial engine failure involving Cessna 210, VH-EGB, near Liveringa, Western Australia, on 12 May 2017.

During the cruise, the engine partially failed. The pilot conducted a precautionary landing at Liveringa station airstrip. The aircraft was not damaged and the pilot, who was the sole occupant of the aircraft, was uninjured.

As part of the investigation, the ATSB will interview the pilot, obtain an engineering report and gather additional information.

A report will be released within several months.

 
General details
Date: 12 May 2017 Investigation status: Active 
Time: 10:30 WST Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
Location   (show map):near Liveringa (ALA) Occurrence type:Engine failure or malfunction 
State: Western Australia Occurrence class: Operational 
 Occurrence category: Serious Incident 
Report status: Pending Highest injury level: None 
Expected completion: August 2017  
 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Cessna Aircraft Company 
Aircraft model: 210M 
Aircraft registration: VH-EGB 
Serial number: 21062858 
Type of operation: Charter 
Sector: Piston 
Damage to aircraft: Nil 
Departure point:Broome, WA
Destination:Fitzroy Falls, WA
 
 
 
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Last update 01 August 2017