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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 62173
Last updated: 7 December 2019
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Date:08-JUL-1973
Time:
Type:Slingsby T.31B Tandem
Owner/operator:Taupo Gliding Club
Registration: ZK-GAC
C/n / msn: CGC/1:232
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mount Tauhara, Taupo -   New Zealand
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Taupo, New Zeland
Destination airport:
Narrative:
C/no CGC/1; 232. First Registered as ZK-GAC 31/1/52. Built by Canterbury Gliding Club; To Taupo Gliding Club 19.9.67 as their first glider. Written off when crashed onto Mt.Tauhara, near Taupo 8.7.73, pilot T Gould.

Registration cancelled 31/10/73

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.taupoglidingclub.co.nz/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2&Itemid=11]
http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t31.htm
http://t31club.com/t31_list.htm
http://www.dave.wise.btinternet.co.uk/DWZKGAH.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
09-May-2012 14:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-May-2018 02:52 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Narrative]

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