- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: October 23, 1975
Time: 19:28
Location: Cairns Airport, Queensland, Australia
Operator: Connair
Flight #: ?
Route: Mount Isa - Cairns
AC Type: de Havilland DH114 Heron 2E
Registration: VH-CLS
cn / ln: 14067
Aboard: 11   (passengers:8  crew:3)
Fatalities: 11   (passengers:8  crew:3)
Ground: 0
Summary: Improper approach during a storm. Crew error. Misalignment of the aircraft with the runway and abandonment of the landing approach. The pilot-in-command did not immediately initiate a climb to a safe altitude for reasons unknown.
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