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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 177179
Last updated: 27 October 2019
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Date:17-FEB-1963
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic VISC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vickers 807 Viscount
Owner/operator:New Zealand National Airways
Registration: ZK-BWO
C/n / msn: 428
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 41
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Moa Pont Road, Wellington Airport, Wellington -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Auckland Airport (AKL/NZAA)
Destination airport:Wellington Airport (WLG/NZWN)
Narrative:
On 17 February 1963, Vickers 807 Viscount, ZK-BWO, "City of Dunedin" of the National Airways Corporation overran the southern end of the runway at Wellington New Zealand, sliding down onto Moa Point Road. Minor damage sustained

Sources:

1. https://www.stuff.co.nz/dominion-post/news/69538759/
2. http://www.vickersviscount.net/Pages_Listings/Listings_CN_Details.aspx
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_accidents_and_incidents_involving_the_Vickers_Viscount#1960s
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wellington_International_Airport#Incidents


Images:

Photo of ZK-BWO courtesy AirHistory.net


Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
; (c) David Carter

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Jun-2015 19:49 gerard57 Added
10-Jan-2016 20:53 Dr.John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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