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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60878
Last updated: 24 September 2019
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Date:13-SEP-1982
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H269 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 269C
Owner/operator:Barr Brothers Ltd
Registration: ZK-HIB
C/n / msn: 44-0300
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Pongaroa, Wairarapa -   New Zealand
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:near Pongaroa
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hughes 269C, ZK-HIB, Barr Brothers Ltd, written off (destroyed) 13-09-1982 when crashed near Pongaroa, Wellington Province, during agricultural (crop spraying top-dressing) operations. Pilot, Willem Oliver sustained fatal injuries.

Sources:

1. http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
2. http://skyviking.net/svwp/?p=412

3.NZ-REGISTER


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
17-Aug-2016 23:50 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
17-Aug-2016 23:55 Dr.John Smith Updated [Narrative]
18-May-2018 03:44 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Departure airport]
24-Sep-2019 21:02 BEAVERSPOTTER Updated [Cn, Source]

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