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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 61000
Last updated: 9 April 2019
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Date:03-NOV-1981
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C77R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 177RG
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-DPD
C/n / msn: 177-04730
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Horseshoe Bay, Stewart Island -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
When landing on the beach at Horseshoe Bay, the nosewheel collapsed when it hit a sand ridge. There was significant damage done to the aircraft,the pilot was uninjured.
Pilot C P Goldsmith

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand: Newsletter 1981 No 8.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
18-May-2018 00:28 Ron Averes Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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