ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 61504
Last updated: 23 November 2014
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Date:16-JAN-1978
Time:
Type:Druine D.31 Turbulent
Owner/operator:Mr H.Symes.
Registration: ZK-CJD
C/n / msn: 1014
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Bridge Pa Aerodrome, Hastings. -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Bridge Pa, Hastings (NZHS)
Narrative:
The final Aerocraft Druine D.31 Turbulent airframe was ZK-CJD (c/n 1014). First registered 1/7/66,
it was cancelled on 11/8/77 but was re-registered on 7/12/77, with a new c/n of AACA/W-143, to Harold Symes of Hastings.

Substantially damaged in a heavy landing at Bridge Pa, Hastings on 16/1/78 which broke the main spar (pilot Harold Symes). He then sold it to R E Naylor of Havelock North on 3/4/02 and it was redesignated as a Class 1 microlight on the same day. Registration ZK-CJD was cancelled on 12/12/11

Sources:
1. http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
2. http://nzcivair.blogspot.co.uk/2010/05/druine-turbulents-of-new-zealand-7.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
29-Jul-2010 04:24 angels one five Updated [Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]
01-Jun-2014 22:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
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