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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 63381
Last updated: 20 September 2021
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Date:27-MAR-1960
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C180 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 180
Owner/operator:Airspread Ltd
Registration: ZK-BGI
MSN: 31018
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Ohiwa Harbour, Ohope -   New Zealand
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
While topdressing close to Ohiwa Harbour, the aircraft crashed into the water. Pilot Wally S Bell.

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
J Geelen (1983) The Topdressers, NZ Aviation Press


Images:

Photo of ZK-BGI courtesy AirHistory.net


New Plymouth - Bell Block (closed)
; (c) Ed Coates Collection / CAHS

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
20-May-2018 00:17 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
25-May-2018 00:22 Ron Averes Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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