Incident Cessna 208 Caravan I VH-PSQ, Monday 14 January 2008
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Date:Monday 14 January 2008
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 208 Caravan I
Owner/operator:Queensland Police Service
Registration: VH-PSQ
MSN: 20800213
Year of manufacture:1992
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Townsville, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Townsville, QLD
Destination airport:Mt Isa, QLD
Investigating agency: ATSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
As the aircraft passed 4,500 ft in IMC the engine failed. The pilot turned back towards the airfield and made a successful forced landing on runway 01.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: ATSB
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

26-Feb-2008 02:30 Andrew Whitton Added
31-May-2022 22:16 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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