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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220848
Last updated: 5 November 2019
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Date:07-JAN-2019
Time:c. 11:37
Type:Paraglider
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Treble Cone ski field, Treble Cone, Otago, SI -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Treble Cone ski field
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced a hard landing at a Treble Cone ski field in Otago, northwest of Wanaka on the South Island. The paraglider sustained unreported damage and the sole pilot onboard received serious injuries.

Sources:

https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/paraglider-seriously-injured-in-incident-ski-field-near-wanaka?variant=tb_v_1
https://www.google.com/maps/place/Treble+Cone+Ski+Area+Mt+Aspiring+Road,+Wanaka+9305,+New+Zealand/@-44.6333027,168.8960917,16z/data=!3m1!1e3!4m2!3m1!1s0xa9d568f03df2d30f:0x608768f0a9cb1ac4?hl=en-us&gl=us


Revision history:

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15-Jan-2019 23:40 Geno Added

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