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The ATSB is investigating the collision with terrain involving a Sling-4 Amateur Built Aircraft, VH-BEG, at Caloundra Airport, Queensland on 12 August 2017.

At approximately 1145 (EST) the Sling-4, registered VH-BEG, collided with terrain near the end of runway 05. There were four people on board. The pilot and one passenger were seriously injured and two other passengers received minor injuries. The aircraft sustained substantial damage.

As part of this investigation, the ATSB will interview those that were on board and are seeking any witness reports and video recordings/photographs that might assist in the investigation.

Witnesses are requested to contact the ATSB on 1800 020 616 or email ATSBinfo@atsb.gov.au.


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