Aviation Short Investigation Bulletin - Issue 16


The Aviation Short Investigation Bulletin covers a range of the ATSB’s short investigations and highlights valuable safety lessons for pilots, operators and safety managers.

Released periodically, the Bulletin provides a summary of the less-complex factual investigation reports conducted by the ATSB. The results, based on information supplied by organisations or individuals involved in the occurrence, detail the facts behind the event, as well as any safety actions undertaken. The Bulletin also highlights important Safety Messages for the broader aviation community, drawing on earlier ATSB investigations and research.

The Aviation Short Investigation Bulletin, Issue 16 features 10 safety investigations:

Turboprop aircraft

Piston aircraft


Unmanned aerial systems


Type: Aviation Short Investigation Bulletin
Investigation number: AB-2013-028
Series number: Issue 16
Publication date: 21 March 2013
Last update 02 May 2016
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