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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203632
Last updated: 11 November 2019
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Date:31-DEC-2017
Time:13:40 LT
Type:Morgan 10 Cheyenne
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-CZJ
C/n / msn: GFA/AB/150
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Blairich Range, S of Blenheim, SI -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The powered glider suffered a catastrophic wing failure, causing it to spiral down about 457 metres before hitting a steep slope. The two occupants received only minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/100272329/Lucky-escape-from-glider-crash-south-of-Blenheim
NZ CAA Registry of Aircraft


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Dec-2017 13:12 Aerossurance Added
31-Dec-2017 14:31 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Photo, ]
02-Jan-2018 09:00 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Embed code, Damage]

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