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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 190390
Last updated: 1 June 2020
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Date:28-SEP-2016
Time:c. 1445
Type:Silhouette image of generic T28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American T-28B Trojan
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-TGN
C/n / msn: 200-289
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Ardmore Aerodrome, nr Auckland -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:NZAR
Destination airport:NZAR
Narrative:
The aircraft was unable to lower its landing gear and was flown for about an hour to burn off fuel.The T-28B was on its third flight since import into NZ.The aircraft was landed on disused runway at Ardmore with little obvious damage and no harm to the pilot. The aircraft was jacked up and the undercarriage lowered, then towed to a hangar for inspection. It will need a new prop., and an engine inspection and should be flying again soon.

Sources:

http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/314400/warbird-makes-emergency-landing-in-auckland


Images:


Ardmore 27Sep2016

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Sep-2016 03:00 angels one five Added
28-Sep-2016 03:07 angels one five Updated [Time]
30-Sep-2016 10:35 Anon. Updated [Damage]
01-Oct-2016 06:21 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
03-Oct-2016 06:54 flyernzl Updated [Photo, ]
05-Oct-2016 03:51 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
09-Oct-2016 12:51 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]

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