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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60997
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172
Registration: ZK-CKX
MSN: 47376
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Lake Taupo -   New Zealand
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Aircraft ditched into Lake Taupo 6 miles southwest of Taupo Airport, after a partial, then complete, engine failure. Pilot A Israel suffered minor injuries.

Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand: Newsletter 1981 No 8.

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

30 Dec 1964 ZK-CBJ 0 Matawai, East Coast unk
9 Jul 1966 ZK-CKX Taupo unk
24 Jun 1972 ZK-CKX Lakeland Aviation Ltd Kaimanawa Range unk

Revision history:

22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
19-May-2018 19:40 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
10-Oct-2021 08:05 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]

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