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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 75630
Last updated: 3 October 2019
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Date:21-JAN-1989
Time:15:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic VENT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schempp-Hirth Ventus bT
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-GSW
C/n / msn: 74/306
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:2km SW of Tawa, Wellington -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:NZPP
Destination airport:NZPP
Narrative:
Collided with the ground while flying in poor visibility. The Ventus suffered substantial damage and was later rebuilt as a Ventus cT.
The pilot was killed

Sources:

Aircraft Accident Report 89-007.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jul-2010 03:14 angels one five Added
25-May-2011 02:02 angels one five Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
27-Jul-2011 17:57 karaka Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
19-Jan-2012 06:07 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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