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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 62917
Last updated: 16 November 2020
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Date:07-MAY-1965
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-23-160F Apache
Owner/operator:Golden Coast Airlines Ltd
Registration: ZK-BYB
C/n / msn: 23-1828
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Westport Aerodrome NZWS -   New Zealand
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Westport NZWS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Pilot: N W Faircloth

Failed take off. The plane came to rest on its nose.
No injuries reported.
Aircraft repaired.

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
https://westcoast.recollect.co.nz/nodes/view/16599

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

18 Mar 1969 ZK-BYB Aztec Air, Christchurch 5 Mount Patutu, near Kaikoura w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
15-Mar-2017 00:27 angels one five Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
31-May-2018 07:05 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type]
27-Jul-2020 23:30 Ron Averes Updated [Time, Operator]

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