Sunday, March 09, 2014

Fisher Celebrity, 19-7592: Accident occurred March 09, 2014 at Tyabb Airport, Australia

Tyabb Air Show:

 An experienced pilot accidentally landed his plane on a popular coastal road after misjudging the runway during the Tyabb Airshow.

Police were called to Tyabb Airport just after 930am when the plane overshot the runway and stopped alone Mornington-Tyabb Rd.

Police spokesman David Wallis said no spectators or road users were injured.

The pilot, a man aged in his 60s, was treated for shock at the scene.

The road has now been reopened and the Airshow has recommenced.

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