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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 211068
Last updated: 19 March 2019
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Date:17-NOV-1983
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H269 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 269C
Owner/operator:Eastern Helicopters Ltd
Registration: ZK-HOE
C/n / msn: 99-0828
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Opotiki Aerodrome -   New Zealand
Phase: Standing
Nature:
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Helicopter extensively damaged by an explosive device placed in the cockpit, while the machine was parked up at the Opotiki Aerodrome.

Sources:

Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand: Journal Vol 27 No 1, 1984.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-May-2018 13:35 Ron Averes Added

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