NTSB Identification: LAX07WA239
Accident occurred Tuesday, July 31, 2007 in Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Aircraft: Rockwell 500S, registration:
Injuries: 2 Fatal.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On July 31, 2007, about 1959 eastern standard time, a Rockwell Commander 500S, Australian registration VH-YJB, serial number 3299, was destroyed during an in-flight break-up approximately 25 nautical miles north-northeast of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. The commercial pilot and passenger were fatally injured during the business flight, which commenced from Essendon Airport, Melbourne, at 1946.

The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the Australian government. This report is for information purposes only and contains only information released by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau. Further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Australian Transport Safety Bureau
PO Box 967, Civic Square ACT 2608
15 Mort St., Canberra City, Australian Capital Territory
Telephone: +61 2 6274 6440
Fax: +61 2 6247 3117
Internet: www.atsb.gov.au

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