ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 77855
Last updated: 1 September 2014
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Date:19-SEP-2010
Time:~11:00 a.m.
Type:Schempp-Hirth Standard Cirrus B
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-GCU
C/n / msn: 676
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Near Paraparaumu Airport -   New Zealand
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Paraparaumu (NZPP)
Destination airport:Paraparaumu (NZPP)
Narrative:
A single-seater glider was approaching Paraparaumu Airport, when it lost height and came down in a street short of the airfield after clipping power lines. The pilot was uninjured.


Sources:
http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/4143872/Lucky-escape-for-pilot
http://nz.news.yahoo.com/a/-/newshome/7972845/glider-crashes-by-kapiti-school/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Sep-2010 03:16 angels one five Added
19-Sep-2010 03:31 slowkid Updated [Source, Narrative]
19-Sep-2010 04:14 angels one five Updated [Source]
19-Sep-2010 21:12 angels one five Updated [Damage]
23-Sep-2011 06:53 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
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