The pilot was a member of the RAAF Richmond Gliding Club and was attending a camp, held annually by the club at various locations in western New South Wales, to gain experience at cross-country gliding.
Examination found no evidence of mechanical defect or malfunction which might have contributed to the accident. There was no evidence of pilot incapacitation.
|Date:||04 January 1982||Investigation status:||Completed|
|Location:||6 km north of Leeton|
|State:||New South Wales||Occurrence type:||Loss of control|
|Release date:||19 July 1983||Occurrence category:||Operational|
|Report status:||Final||Highest injury level:||Fatal|