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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 61573
Last updated: 23 February 2021
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Date:08-JUL-1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-180D
Owner/operator:Airline Flying School
Registration: ZK-DDB
C/n / msn: 28-4616
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Te Waka Range, near Te Pohue -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Waipukurau
Destination airport:Auckland
Narrative:
Aircraft crashed in high ground near Titiokura Summit, west of Te Pohue. Pilot Douglas Martin and passenger both killed.

Sources:

1. http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
2. Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand: Newsletter 1977 No 5, Register Review No 4, 1977.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
16-May-2018 05:39 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
20-May-2018 00:08 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Narrative]
04-Feb-2020 20:02 Gazza Updated [Aircraft type]
01-Aug-2020 07:28 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
03-Aug-2020 20:30 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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