Incident Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000 VH-FKA, Thursday 17 January 1974
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Date:Thursday 17 January 1974
Time:03:38
Type:Silhouette image of generic F28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000
Owner/operator:MacRobertson Miller Airlines
Registration: VH-FKA
MSN: 11021
Year of manufacture:1970
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 60
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Incident
Location:Broome Airport (YBRM), Broome, WA -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:YPPH
Destination airport:YPDN
Investigating agency: BASI
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Narrative:
At approximately 0338 hours Western Standard Time (WST) on 17 January 1974, Fokker Fellowship F-28-1000 aircraft, registered VH-FKA, overran Runway 10 during a landing at Broome Airport, Western Australia, and became bogged in soft earth. The aircraft was engaged in operating a Regular Public Transport flight and was carrying fifty-six passengers. No one was injured and the damage incurred by the aircraft was minor.

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

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1974/aair/aair197406015/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/24684/197406015.pdf

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

26 September 1983 VH-FKA Airlines of Western Australia 0 Perth Airport, WA (PER/YPPH) min

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jul-2018 23:17 Pineapple Added
09-Jun-2022 05:37 Ron Averes Updated [Operator]

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