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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60876
Last updated: 5 April 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic H269 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 269C
Owner/operator:Galloway & Biddle Ltd
Registration: ZK-HMI
C/n / msn: 89-0813
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:McIvor Road, Manawahe -   New Zealand
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The helicopter hit telephone lines on McIvor Road, 2km from Manawahe, and crashed. Pilot R Strachan was injured, the passenger died. Helicopter written off.

Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand, Newsletter 1982 No 7.
NZ MOT OAAI Aircraft Accident Report No 82-088.

Revision history:

22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
14-May-2018 11:29 Ron Averes Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
01-Jun-2018 00:19 Ron Averes Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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