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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64553
Last updated: 8 June 2020
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Date:25-AUG-1948
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH80 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.80A Puss Moth
Owner/operator:Mr A.J.McIntosh
Registration: ZK-AJW
C/n / msn: 2046
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sea off Oamaru, south of Waitaki River mouth -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Invercargill NZNV.
Destination airport:Christchurch NZCH.
Narrative:
Ex-ZK-ABG and RNZAF service as NZ594. Pilot A. McIntosh. Ditched or crashed in the sea south of the Waitaki River mouth, in fog. The pilot's body was found, along with some wreckage from the aircraft, on the 1st of September 1948 washed up on the shore near Oamaru.

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
http://web.archive.org/web/20170923044016/http://www.warbirdsite.com:80/missing.html
http://www.flydw.org.uk/DWZKAIQ.htm
http://www.adf-gallery.com.au//nz-serials/nz2125.shtml
www.dehavilland.ukf.net/p020.htm
http://www.goldenyears.ukf.net/reg_ZK-.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
26-Jun-2009 02:32 angels one five Updated
07-Jul-2010 02:04 angels one five Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]
05-Jul-2011 03:24 angels one five Updated [Date, Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
01-Dec-2012 02:54 angels one five Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Narrative]
23-Feb-2013 20:18 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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