New Zealand air safety profile
Last updated: 11 April 2010


  New Zealand
Capital:Wellington
Continent: Australasia
Fatal accidents in New Zealand:20
Accidents fatalities in New Zealand:111

Fatal accidents per year

Audit information
» New Zealand is rated Category 1 in FAA's International Aviation Safety Assessment Program (IASA)
» ICAO Safety Oversight Audit information (conducted between 1999 and 2004)
» ICAO Safety Oversight Audit information (under the Comprehensive Systems Approach, since 2005 )

New Zealand- Accident & incidents:

46 occurrences in the ASN safety database, showing occurrence 1 - 10

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
05-JUL-2009BN-2A Trislander Mk.III-1 ZK-LOU Great Barrier Airlines 0 near Great Barrie... A2
08-FEB-2008British Aerospace 3201 Jetstream 32 ZK-ECN Air National, opf. Air New Zealand 0 Christchurch...   H2
18-JUN-2007Beechcraft 1900D ZK-EAK Eagle Airways, opf. Air New Zealand Link 0 Blenheim-Woo...   A2
27-DEC-2006BN-2A-27 Islander ZK-WNZ Island Air Charters 0 near Tauranga Air... A1
02-MAY-2005Swearingen SA227-AC Metro III ZK-POA Airwork NZ 2 near Stratford A1
03-OCT-2003Convair CV-580F ZK-KFU Air Freight NZ 2 near Paraparaumu A1
12-MAR-2003Boeing 747-412 9V-SMT Singapore Airlines 0 Auckland Int...   A2
27-FEB-2003Fokker F-27 Friendship 500 ZK-NAN Airwork NZ 0 Blenheim Woo... O1
15-JUN-2000Swearingen SA227-AC Metro III ZK-RCA Eagle Airways, opf. Air New Zealand Link 0 Gisborne Air... A2
22-JAN-1997Saab 340   Air Nelson 0 Nelson Airpo...   H2