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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46419
Last updated: 7 September 2020
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Date:18-OCT-2003
Time:14:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-DHA
C/n / msn: DHNZ103.
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Taumarunui Aerodrome. -   New Zealand
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:NZTM
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft was participating in an annual Tiger Moth Club event at Taumarunui Aerodrome. The aircraft had just taken off to fly a low-level circuit for a bombing competition. It commenced a right turn, and was then seen to spin to the ground where it caught fire on impact. Both occupants were killed.

Ex NZ1423.

Sources:

NZ Register.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
09-Feb-2011 00:48 angels one five Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Jun-2016 18:44 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]

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