Flugunfall 09 AUG 1948 einer Douglas C-47B-30-DK (DC-3) ZK-AOE - Rununder Point
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Datum:Montag 9 August 1948
Zeit:08:45
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-30-DK (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:New Zealand National Airways Corporation - NAC
Kennzeichen: ZK-AOE
Werknummer: 33131/16383
Baujahr: 1945
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Rununder Point (   Neuseeland)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Frachtflug
Flug von:Blenheim-Woodbourne Airport (BHE/NZWB), Neuseeland
Flug nach:Paraparaumu Airport (PPQ/NZPP), Neuseeland
Unfallbericht:
Takeoff from Woodbourne AFB (BHE) was at 08:30 local time, and at 08:38 the pilot reported they were overhead the Wairau river mouth and tracking for Paraparaumu (PPQ). A few minutes later the aircraft crashed at Rununder Point, just to the north-east of Port Underwood on the South Island coast.



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photo of Douglas-C-47B-ZK-AOE
accident date: 09-08-1948
type: Douglas C-47B (DC-3)
registration: ZK-AOE
 

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Blenheim-Woodbourne Airport to Paraparaumu Airport as the crow flies is 116 km (72 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from official accident report.

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