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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 62501
Last updated: 18 July 2019
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Date:09-JAN-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic RALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Morane-Saulnier MS.880B
Owner/operator:Argo Finance Ltd
Registration: ZK-CGY
C/n / msn: 5349
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Pukekohe -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Frankton
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Rallye Club c/n 5349 became ZK-CGY with Seabrook Fowlds on 21.5.1964 (first registration date). This aircraft went to the Northern Wairoa Aero Club at Dargaville, presumably as a replacement for ZK-CDC. Substantially damaged in an accident at Maungakaramea, NZ 21.6.1964: pilot A J C Nowell

Later repaired and returned to service. In June 1970, ownership was transferred to Argo Finance Ltd., Auckland who hired it to G Roberts, Frankton. Substantially damaged in an accident on 9.1.1971 (pilot G Roberts); later repaired and returned to service.

Sold to R A Cotton, Te Awamutu, who took ownership on 15.8.1973, and passed it on to R J Ormond, Culverden from 12.7.1976. The final owner of ZK-CGY was M H McLeod of Raumati South from 19.12.1989.

This Rallye was damaged in a storm at Paraparaumu 31.1.1991 and was written off, with the registration being cancelled on 30.1.1992.

Sources:

1. http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
2. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/rallye.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
21-Aug-2009 04:21 flyernzl Updated
05-Sep-2014 01:21 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
05-Sep-2014 01:23 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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