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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64099
Last updated: 20 November 2019
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Date:06-DEC-1952
Time:
Type:Slingsby T.31b Tandem Tutor
Owner/operator:Auckland Gliding Club
Registration: ZK-GAD
C/n / msn: SS/AS/1.
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Ardmore Aerodrome -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:NZAR
Destination airport:NZAR
Narrative:
Built by Auckland Sailplanes Ltd; Sustantially damaged when crashed on landing at Ardmore, New Zealand on 6/12/1952 (pilot Neil B Grant). Repaired/rebuilt and returned to service.

Withdrawn from use 31.8/70: registration restored by 30/9/76. Under restoration at Greytown, NZ. Finally withdrawn from use at Auckland, and registration cancelled 30/6/96

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
http://www.flydw.org.uk/DWZKGAH.htm
http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t31.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
10-Jul-2009 20:06 angels one five Updated
12-May-2011 06:04 Peter Updated
07-Jun-2011 17:47 karaka Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
19-Dec-2012 11:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]

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