CAPS Activation #21
Hamilton Island, Australia
Date:   2009/12/24
Injuries: 1 serious
Plane: SR22 VH-SLS #3308
Pilot: Comm
Flight: Day VFR in VFR
Coords: -20.353N -148.941W
Synopsis

Pilot reported loss of engine power on departure from island runway over water, began turn back, delayed deployment due to yachts in vincinity and deployed about 600 feet

CAPS activation #21 near Hamilton Island, Australia in SR22 VH-SLS on 2009/12/24

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