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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46215
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Date:16-JAN-2005
Time:20:10
Type:Seawind 3000
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-SWT
C/n / msn: AACA/1093
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:L Taupo -   New Zealand
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The float-plane had sustained some damage on the nose area from earlier takeoff attempts and, after repairs had been carried out by the pilot, crashed on the 4th takeoff attempt. This was possibly due to contact with a boat wake on the takeoff run. The pilot later died from his injuries.

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Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
06-Sep-2009 02:35 flyernzl Updated

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