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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 63209
Last updated: 7 February 2021
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Date:12-APR-1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-22-108
Owner/operator:Rotorua Aero Club
Registration: ZK-BYS
C/n / msn: 22-8223
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mount Tarawera -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed on Mount Tarawera while searching for a missing hunter. Pilot J B Constable seriously injured, observer hadminor injuries.

Sources:

1. http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
2. Don Stafford, 1983, Flying The Thermal Skies, Thermalart Productions


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
06-Aug-2014 13:54 TB Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Damage, Narrative]
23-May-2018 23:12 Ron Averes Updated [Date, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
04-Aug-2020 08:42 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Source]

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