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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168341
Last updated: 17 October 2021
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Date:20-MAR-1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C180 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 180
Owner/operator:North Otago Aero Club, Oamaru
Registration: ZK-BKG
MSN: 30376
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Manapouri Airstrip -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Otematata, North Otago
Destination airport:Manapouri
Narrative:
pilot J H Dovey. BKG was landing at Manapouri when it experienced a sudden gusty crosswind, causing the pilot to take corrective action, which resulted in a ground-loop. There were no injuries.

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333


Images:

Photo of ZK-BKG courtesy AirHistory.net


Not known
; (c) Ed Coates Collection / CAHS

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