Date: April 18, 2002
Time: 09:30
Location: Near Sweers Island, QLD, Australia
Operator: Air taxi
Flight #: ?
Route: Mornington Island - Normanton
AC Type: Cessna U206A
Registration: VH-XGR
cn / ln: U2060610
Aboard: 6   (passengers:5  crew:1)
Fatalities: 6   (passengers:5  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: Crashed while en route. The pilot's limited experience in instrument flight conditions may have been insufficient to prevent a loss of aircraft control when he inadvertently entered an area of low visibility in the Sweers Island area.

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