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Last updated: 8 August 2020
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Date:16-JUN-2019
Time:11:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic C185 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 185A Skywagon
Owner/operator:Skydive Wellington (owner: Sky Sports NZ Ltd)
Registration: ZK-CBY
C/n / msn: 185-0420
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Hughes Line, Masterton -   New Zealand
Phase: Approach
Nature:Parachuting
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Masterton Airport (MRO/NZMS)
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced a mid-air collision with a Tecnam P92E while on approach to the Hood Aerodome near the Hughes Line in Masterton, North Island. Both aircraft were consumed by the post crash fire and the sole pilot on board each aircraft was fatally injured. Four parachutists had earlier jumped the plane.

Sources:

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/113521858/emergency-services-on-way-to-scene-after-two-planes-crash-in-masterton
https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12240888
https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/national/392165/two-aircraft-crash-in-masterton-at-least-one-injured
https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/new-zealand/2019/06/two-light-aircraft-crash-near-masterton.html
https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/both-pilots-killed-after-two-light-aircraft-collide-mid-air-in-carterton?auto=0&fbclid=IwAR0Vlszz-oorAVfKVLQadjjZgAbYZq15z0CqL8Rc3i5VyMDo1OGtiyk2bhI
https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/both-pilots-killed-after-two-light-aircraft-collide-mid-air-in-masterton
https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/six-people-dead-in-masterton-mid-air-plane-crash-police-confirm
https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/bodies-both-pilots-died-in-mid-air-crash-removed-mangled-wreckage-near-masterton
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https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/7352083 (photo)
https://taic.org.nz/inquiry/ao-2019-006


Images:


Hood airfield, Masterton, 7Jan2012.

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jun-2019 00:18 Captain Adam Added
16-Jun-2019 00:28 Captain Adam Updated [Operator, Source, Damage, Narrative]
16-Jun-2019 01:14 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]
16-Jun-2019 01:24 Captain Adam Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Jun-2019 01:25 RobertMB Updated [Destination airport]
16-Jun-2019 03:27 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
16-Jun-2019 05:13 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
16-Jun-2019 05:22 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
16-Jun-2019 13:16 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
17-Jun-2019 09:26 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
17-Jun-2019 09:32 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
22-Jun-2019 05:04 Flyernzl Updated [Photo]
08-Aug-2020 02:59 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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