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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64324
Last updated: 6 April 2021
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Date:02-FEB-1979
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-140
Owner/operator:Wanganui Aero Club
Registration: ZK-CNO
C/n / msn: 28-21967
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mount Bruce, north Wairarapa -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Wanganui
Destination airport:Masterton
Narrative:
Crashed and destroyed by fire, Mount Bruce. Pilot David R Crimp escaped.

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
Ross Kerr (2006) A Chronology of the Tararua & Rimutaka Ranges
Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand: Newsletter 1979 No 2.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
16-May-2018 20:49 Ron Averes Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
22-May-2018 00:35 Ron Averes Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage]

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