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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 61000
 
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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 Cardinal RG
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-DPD
MSN: 177RG-0473
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.

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

16 Jan 1979 ZK-DPD 0 Balclutha Aerodrome, Otago unk


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]
03-Feb-2022 19:20 Ron Averes Updated [Cn]

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