Investigation number
197700003
Occurrence date
State
Queensland
Report status
Final
Investigation type
Occurrence Investigation
Investigation status
Completed
Aviation occurrence type
Collision with terrain
Occurrence category
Accident
Highest injury level
Fatal

The aircraft departed Harrison's Pocket for Redcliffe. It was seen to enter cloud and subsequently impacted the mountain range. The aircraft fell through the trees to the ground and came to rest inverted.

Aircraft Details
Departure point
HARRISONS POCKET
Destination
ARCHERFIELD
Model
PA-24-260
Sector
Piston
Registration
VH-GAS
Damage
Destroyed
Manufacturer
Piper Aircraft Corp