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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175038
Last updated: 13 November 2018
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Date:03-APR-2015
Time:ca 2:30 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic fw19 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Focke-Wulf FW-190A-8/N
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-RFR
C/n / msn: 99001
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Omaka Aerodrome, Blenheim -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:Omaka NZOM
Destination airport:Omaka NZOM
Narrative:
The aircraft suffered substantial damage following a ground loop. at this time the cause of the ground loop is believed to have been a brake failure. The aircraft is expected to be repaired before the next classic fighters Omaka airshow in two years time.

Sources:

https://www.stuff.co.nz/marlborough-express/news/67607269/ww2-fighters-brake-fails-during-landing-at-omaka-aerodrome

http://www.jemaviation.co.nz/current/focke/


Images:


The FW190 after the ground loop.

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Apr-2015 05:04 angels one five Added
03-Apr-2015 05:06 angels one five Updated [Source]
03-Apr-2015 05:16 angels one five Updated [Time]
03-Apr-2015 05:31 Geno Updated [Source]
06-Apr-2015 19:54 Anon Updated [Nature, Narrative, Photo, ]
08-Apr-2015 10:43 me Updated [Aircraft type]
12-Jan-2016 12:52 rvargast17 Updated [Aircraft type]

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