Operator’s procedures and practices for airborne inspections of a landing area
Date issue released
Safety Issue Description

The operator normally conducted airborne inspections of the Middle Island aeroplane landing area at about 50–100 ft while flying at normal cruise speed towards an area of water, and its procedures did not ensure the effective management of the risk of an engine failure or power loss when at a low height.

Issue number
Issue Status
No longer relevant
Transport Function
Aviation: Air transport
Issue Owner
Wyndham Aviation Pty Ltd
Mode of Transport
Issue Status Justification

Following the accident, the operator ceased flight operations.