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Old 19th September 2017, 04:50 PM
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Default VH-BDB accident

Reports in that Archer III VH-BDB lost power and has made an emergency landing in West Hoxton. BDB is from Sydney Aviators (YSBK) and is the second engine failure in the last two years. A Broken finger seems to be the only injury so far being reported.

Flightradar 24 shows that the aircraft left Bankstown. Also, the mayday call has been released: see links below.

Well done to the pilot, because the pilot and passengers left the airplane alive.
https://www.hit.com.au/news/sydney/m...d?station=2day

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/a...vh-bdb#ee9b288

http://www.sydneyaviators.com.au/Aircraft.aspx?pid=172
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Old 19th September 2017, 09:18 PM
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Not sure that one will survive to experience a third engine failure anytime soon...

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