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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232053
Last updated: 17 July 2020
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Date:11-JAN-2020
Time:c. 11:09
Type:Silhouette image of generic SONX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sonex Aircraft Sonex
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-VDB
C/n / msn: 1070
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Otaika, Whangarei District, Northland -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Whangarei Airport (WRE/NZWR)
Destination airport:Dargaville Airport (DGR/NZDA)
Narrative:
An incident involving an aircraft on paddock terrain has been reported in Otaika, Northland.
Aircraft received substantial damage. The sole pilot onboard the aircraft received moderate injuries.
Engine failure en route led to an out landing in less than ideal terrain.

Sources:

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/118544209/emergency-services-responding-to-plane-crash-in-northland
https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12299594

https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/5/12496_1451588509.jpg (photo)


Images:


Whanagarei 25Feb2013

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2020 00:49 Geno Added
20-Jan-2020 08:18 gazza Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative, Plane category]
20-Jan-2020 10:56 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
17-Jul-2020 12:46 flyernzl Updated [Photo]

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