On May 24, 2007, during cruise after departing Newman, Western Australia, the pilot of a Raytheon B200 (Beech King Air), registration number VH-IWO, transmitted as urgent message advising that an engine had failed. The pilot diverted to Broome, Western Australia where an uneventful landing was made. The airplane was destined for Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia.

The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the government of Australia. Further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB)
P.O. Box 967, Civic Square
Canberra A.C.T. 2608

Tel.: (61) 2 6274-6464
(61) 2 6257-4150
E-mail: atsbinfo@atsb.gov.au
Fax: (61) 2 6274-6474
Website: http://www.atsb.gov.au

The ATSB investigation number is AO-2007-008

This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information obtained for, or released by, the Government of Australia.

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