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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 87534
Last updated: 21 September 2021
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Date:16-DEC-1988
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B JetRanger
Owner/operator:Capital Helicopters Ltd
Registration: ZK-HCA
MSN: 3038
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Waterloo, east of Lower Hutt -   New Zealand
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Engaged in fire fighting with a monsoon bucket when the machine lost power and crashed. Pilot: Brian Frances Taylor, was unhurt. Crash investigated by TAIC NZ.
AHSNZ Aerolog entry suggests the accident happened a few kilometres north at Naenae.
Ex N57141.

Sources:

1. http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
2. http://www.rotorspot.nl/historic/zk.php
3. http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=57414
4. http://3rdlevelnz.blogspot.com/2013/05/25-years-ago-14-may-1988-north-island.html
Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand, Aerolog Vol 3 No 6, 1988.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2011 14:00 ASN archive
22-Aug-2016 21:13 Dr.John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
11-May-2018 17:12 Ron Averes Updated [Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
17-May-2018 02:08 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
27-Jul-2020 19:45 Ron Averes Updated [Operator]

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