Accident The Airplane Factory Sling 2 23-1675, Wednesday 6 September 2023
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Date:Wednesday 6 September 2023
Time:c. 10:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic D6SL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
The Airplane Factory Sling 2
Owner/operator:GoFly Aviation
Registration: 23-1675
MSN: 127
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Caloundra Airport (CUD/YCDR), QLD -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Caloundra Airport (CUD/YCDR), QLD
Destination airport:Caloundra Airport (CUD/YCDR), QLD
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The pilot was conducting circuit practice on runway 30 at Caloundra. On the second circuit and touch and go they landed hard then bounced and was slow to initiate a go around the aircraft pitched forward and nose wheel hit runway abruptly then snapped and prop struck the runway. The aircraft slid for ten meters then come to a stop on the runway. The pilot turned everything off and exited the aircraft.

Bystander witness at the scene.

OCC3406 (photo)



Revision history:

06-Sep-2023 06:17 gerard57 Added
06-Sep-2023 07:40 harro Updated
07-Sep-2023 05:43 Broc Dawson Updated
07-Sep-2023 05:45 harro Updated
07-Sep-2023 06:15 RobertMB Updated
07-Sep-2023 14:37 Aerossurance Updated

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