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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64411
Last updated: 12 December 2017
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Date:16-NOV-1950
Time:6.30am
Type:Auster J/5F Aiglet Trainer
Owner/operator:
Registration: ZK-ATP
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Rongotai Aerodrome -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Rongotai Aerodrome
Narrative:
Landing accident. Pilot Ivan T East.
This accident occurred when two aircraft collided while both were landing.
The other aircraft was a Tiger Moth, ZK-???, ( registration not known), piloted by Dave Ward.

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
http://natlib.govt.nz/records/22872906?search%5Bi%5D%5Bsubject_authority_id%5D=1025754&search%5Bpath%5D=items
News report in Nelson Evening Mail, 16 & 17 November 1950. Photos of both damaged aircraft published on 17/11/1950.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
13-Jan-2016 17:38 harro Updated [Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
21-Jun-2017 05:25 airtramp Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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