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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58750
Last updated: 6 October 2019
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Date:06-JAN-1991
Time:13:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-140D
Owner/operator:Bellview Flight Center
Registration: ZK-DEG
C/n / msn: 28-7125535
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Eastern side of Mt Grey,16 nm W of Amberley, Canterbury -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:NZCH
Destination airport:NZCH
Narrative:
Pilot: Daryl Bruce Palmer.
R.I.P.

The Piper was being flown from Christchurch by a student pilot on his first solo cross-country flight.
In strong northwest wind conditions near Amberley he lost control of the aircraft and crashed.

Sources:

TAIC Report No. 91-002


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Feb-2009 08:37 angels one five Added
21-Feb-2009 12:22 angels one five Updated
22-May-2009 02:36 XLerate Updated
14-Mar-2016 06:28 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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