ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 61078
Last updated: 24 October 2014
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Date:26-JAN-1981
Time:1610
Type:Grob G103 Twin Astir
Owner/operator:Auckland Gliding Club
Registration: ZK-GMD
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:near Pokeno, Auckland -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
pilot R D Kerr. The pilot selected a paddock for an away landing which was covered in long grass. The grass hid a very rough surface which damaged the underside of the glider's fuselage during the landing roll.

Sources:
http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
NZGK Aug/Sep 1981


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
25-May-2011 05:49 karaka Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Narrative]
27-Jul-2011 17:38 karaka Updated [Time, Source, Damage]
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