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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71540
Last updated: 13 August 2019
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Date:16-JAN-2010
Time:8:14 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic GOLF model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Tecnam P96 Golf
Owner/operator:Hauraki Aero Club
Registration: ZK-EHG
C/n / msn: 277
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Thames Airport -   New Zealand
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Thames Airport - NZTH
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The Tecnam crashed shortly after takeoff 50 metres off the runway at Thames Airport. Both occupants escaped unhurt.
The aircraft was taking off when it was seen to climb for a brief period before
landing heavily on its wheels left of the runway. The aircraft then continued into a
drain where it incurred substantial damage to the nose landing gear and nose
section.

Sources:

http://www.stuff.co.nz/waikato-times/news/3236895/Pair-escape-injury
https://www.infonews.co.nz/news.cfm?id=46927
http://www.airliners.net/photo/Tecnam-P-96-Golf/1332889/L


Images:


Ardmore 20Jul2008

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jan-2010 23:23 RobertMB Added
20-Jan-2010 01:10 flyernzl Updated
21-Jan-2010 01:35 flyernzl Updated [Narrative]

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