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Aircraft Crash - West Sydney  
User currently offlineswiftski From Australia, joined Dec 2006, 2701 posts, RR: 2
Posted (4 years 2 months 1 week 2 days ago) and read 3336 times:

A Piper Mojave VH-PGW has crashed on approach to Bankstown Airport, Sydney (YSBK)

Local news confirm a fatality.

http://www.smh.com.au/nsw/two-dead-i...ash-20100615-yasn.html?autostart=1

Aircraft reported engine trouble, before declaring that they would not make the field, and asking Bankstown Tower for any suggested roads to land on. Aircraft reported unable to sight the N7 freeway. Tower then suggested a nearby raceway which also was not able to be sighted.

Accident site: http://maps.google.com.au/maps/ms?ie....003117,0.004506&z=17&source=embed


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Bankstown Airport is now closed.

[Edited 2010-06-14 16:51:43]

[Edited 2010-06-14 16:53:26]

[Edited 2010-06-14 17:00:46]

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User currently offlineswiftski From Australia, joined Dec 2006, 2701 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (4 years 2 months 1 week 2 days ago) and read 3245 times:

Looks like LiveATC has the audio.

http://archive-server.liveatc.net/ysbk/YSBK-Twr-Jun-14-2010-2200Z.mp3


Crash site is 2-3nm short of Bankstown Airport.


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