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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196077
Last updated: 30 December 2019
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Date:11-JUN-2017
Time:14:12
Type:Silhouette image of generic TAIL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Wittman W-8 Tailwind
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-XMC
C/n / msn: 989
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Pukekohe, south Auckland, NI -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Following a loss of engine power, the aircraft force landed to roadway terrain on the North Island in Pukekohe, south Auckland. The microlight came to rest inverted, sustaining substantial damage, and the sole pilot onboard received minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11874247
https://www.stuff.co.nz/auckland/93563861/light-plane-crash-in-south-auckland
https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/pilot-left-moderate-injuries-after-light-plane-crashes-auckland-road
http://www.amcarusa.com/aa8800/hh9kjjk/various/var116CPB.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jun-2017 04:21 Geno Added
11-Jun-2017 04:29 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]
11-Jun-2017 13:40 harro Updated [Aircraft type]

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