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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224276
Last updated: 29 August 2019
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Date:22-APR-2019
Time:c.8:00 pm N
Type:BK117
Owner/operator:Southern Lakes Helicopters
Registration: ZK-
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Auckland Islands, about 465 km S. of NZ -
Phase: En route
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in the sea close to the Auckland Islands.
The aircraft was declared missing at 8:15 pm NZST on Monday, 22nd April.
All on board were slightly injured in the accident but were able to exit the aircraft and make their way to the shore, where they were sighted on the beach at about 11:45 NZST the following day and taken to safety by the searching helicopter.

Sources:

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/112201208/auckland-islands-helicopter-trio-found-alive-after-wreckage-found


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Apr-2019 20:41 angels one five Added
23-Apr-2019 20:43 angels one five Updated [Time, Narrative]
29-Aug-2019 16:58 Anon. Updated [Date, Time]

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