Aircraft Incident - Bankstown

Published: 28 Feb 2021 09:14am

Just after 9:00 am this morning Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) responded to a Triple Zero (000) call to reports of an aircraft that has crashed on the runway at Bankstown Aircraft Aerodrome, Airport Ave, Bankstown

On arrival, fire crews found a single-engine Cessna crashed with the nose down on the runway with the two people walking around the aircraft

On closer inspection crews found minor damage to the aircraft and no fuel spill. A small oil spill was rendered safe. Thankfully no injuries were reported

Photo credit to Bankstown Fire Rescue Facebook page

Police and Ambulance NSW are on scene

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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Stations nearby

BANKSTOWN Fire Station

353 Liverpool Road, Bankstown NSW 2200

REVESBY Fire Station

60 The River Road, Revesby NSW 2212


163 Waldron Road, Chester Hill NSW 2162