Date & Time: Nov 4, 2023 at 1430 LT
Type of aircraft:
Rockwell Gulfstream 695A Jetprop 1000
Toowoomba - Mount Isa
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
In the early afternoon, the twin engine airplane departed Toowoomba Airport on an aerial survey flight under callsign BDOG370 to Mount Isa with three people on board. The purpose of the flight was to conduct a survey mission of the area in case of bushfire. While cruising at an altitude of 28,000 feet, the airplane entered an uncontrolled descent. It reached a rate of descent of 9,600 feet per minute until it crashed in an uninhabited area located approximately 70 km southeast of Cloncurry. All three occupants were killed.