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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215210
Last updated: 16 November 2018
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Date:08-SEP-2018
Time:12:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PNR3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-TNB
C/n / msn: 74
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nightcaps, north of Invercargill, Southland -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The ultralight plane crashed under unknown circumstances in Taringatura forest. The pilot was flying with a group and became separated from them, he died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/man-dies-after-plane-crashes-into-hill-in-southland
https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/106938194/man-dies-in-southland-microlight-plane-crash
https://www.caa.govt.nz/script/aircraft-register-query/AircraftClassificationForm
https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/106961935/hamilton-pharmacist-dies-in-microlight-crash


Images:


Raglan 2Nov2013

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Sep-2018 08:57 gerard57 Added
08-Sep-2018 20:06 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative, Plane category]
09-Sep-2018 23:34 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
10-Sep-2018 09:10 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
10-Sep-2018 09:13 angels one five Updated [Source]
11-Sep-2018 04:21 flyernzl Updated [Photo]

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