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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 61026
Last updated: 17 November 2021
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Date:01-JUL-1981
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 369HS
Owner/operator:Biddle & Lambert
Registration: ZK-HJV
MSN: 340571S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Ruatahuna, Urewera NP -   New Zealand
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Engaged in deer hunting operations near Ruatahuna when it crashed on the morning of Jul 1. The pilot was injured, the shooter was uninjured. Helicopter registered to Helispray (NZ) Ltd.
Pilot P V R Taylor.

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
Aviation Historical society of New Zealand: Newsletter 1981 No 4; Register Review No 20, 1982.

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

29 Nov 1978 ZK-HJV Helispray (NZ) Ltd Kaimanawa Range unk


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
15-May-2018 13:35 Ron Averes Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
06-Oct-2021 03:52 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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