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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 62381
Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Date:17-JAN-1972
Time:
Type:Commonwealth CAC.28 Ceres
Owner/operator:Manawatu Aerial Topdressing Co. Ltd
Registration: ZK-BZO
C/n / msn: CA28-9
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pahiatua Track, Tararua Range -   New Zealand
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Pilot G. Hetterscheid.
Forced landing owing to fuel exhaustion.
Written off.
Reg. canceled March 1976.
Aircraft stored for some time and then exported to Australia.

Sources:

NZ Register
http://rnzaf.proboards.com/thread/12328/ceres
Ross Kerr (2006) A Chronology of the Tararua & Rimutaka Ranges


Images:

Photo of ZK-BZO courtesy AirHistory.net


Feilding (NZFI)
19 December 1982; (c) David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
06-Feb-2017 17:13 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Total occupants, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
06-Feb-2017 17:28 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Narrative]
06-Feb-2017 17:30 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Narrative]
06-Feb-2017 17:42 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
16-May-2018 20:53 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Source]

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