Aviation safety investigations & reports

Collision on ground involving a Air Tractor Inc AT-301, VH-LDJ, 6km SW Carrathool, NSW on 19 December 1993

Investigation number:
199304158
Status: Completed
Investigation completed

Summary

The pilot reported that during takeoff the left wheel sank into a soft area on the side of the airstrip. He was unable to maintain directional control and the aircraft nosed over and came to rest inverted.
General details
Date: 19 December 1993   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 9:00 EST    
State: New South Wales    
Release date: 29 April 1996   Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final    

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer Air Tractor Inc  
Aircraft model AT-301  
Aircraft registration VH-LDJ  
Sector Piston  
Damage to aircraft Substantial  
Departure point Rudd's Point NSW  
Destination Rudd's Point NSW