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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 62354
Last updated: 10 October 2021
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Date:14-MAR-1972
Time:day
Type:de Havilland DH.94 Moth Minor
Owner/operator:J. P. Galpin & S. C. Richardson
Registration: ZK-ALN
MSN: 94006
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Oropi, WBOP -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Te Puke, New Zealand
Destination airport:Oropi, Tauranga, New Zealand
Narrative:
Ex-G-AFRD ("the second), VH-AAQ, ZK-AHI, and finallly ZK-ALN
Withdrawn from service in 1968.
24.08.71: Change of ownership: W. Snedden, Auckland
28.03.72: Change of ownership: J. P. Galpin & S. C. Richardson, Te Puke
14.03.72: Substantially damaged in forced landing Oropi, Tuaranga due engine magneto failure. Port wing, centre section and undercarriage damaged
28.03.72: Change of ownership: John P. Galpin, Te Puke
1975: Under rebuild by John Galpin, Te Puke
1976-97: Stored at Te Puke NZ pending restoration

Sources:

1. http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
2. http://www.goodall.com.au/australian-aviation/dh94/dh94mothminor.htm
3. http://www.adf-gallery.com.au/.au/nz-serials/nzdh94.htm
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p940.html
5. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_ZK-.html
6. http://www.kiwiaircraftimages.com/minor.html
7. http://www.edcoatescollection.com/ac2/NZAM/ZK-ALN.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
23-Dec-2016 21:07 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Feb-2018 20:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Oct-2021 00:21 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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