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The ATSB is investigating a runway excursion involving a Cessna 207, registered VH-MIA, at East Wallabi Island, Western Australia, on 16 September 2018.

During the landing, the aircraft ran off the runway.

As part of the investigation, the ATSB will interview the pilot and gather additional information.

A final report will be released at the conclusion of the investigation. Should a critical safety issue be identified during the course of the investigation, the ATSB will immediately notify relevant parties so appropriate safety action can be taken.

 
General details
Date: 16 September 2018 Investigation status: Active 
Time: 0930 WST Investigation phase: Evidence collection 
Location   (show map):East Wallabi Island, 31 km north Rat Island (ALA) Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
State: Western Australia Occurrence type: Runway excursion 
 Occurrence class: Operational 
Report status: Pending Occurrence category: Incident 
Anticipated completion: 1st Quarter 2019 Highest injury level: None 
 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Cessna Aircraft Company 
Aircraft model: 207A 
Aircraft registration: VH-MIA 
Serial number: 20700738 
Operator: Kalbarri Scenic Flights 
Type of operation: Charter 
Sector: Piston 
Damage to aircraft: Nil 
Departure point:Kalbarri, WA
Destination:East Wallabi Island, WA
 
 
 
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Last update 20 September 2018