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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 63697
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Date:17-JUL-1956
Time:c. 12:00 LT
Type:Miles M.65 Gemini 1A
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-AUA
MSN: 6300
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Whangarei -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Pilot L S McGuire.

Brake failure on the landing roll at Onerahi, Whangarei. An uncontrollable swing developed in the crosswind and the aircraft finished up among houses.
The pilot and passenger were uninjured.

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
http://rnzaf.proboards.com/thread/23396/surviving-miles-aircraft-remnants?page=2


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
20-Jul-2009 18:33 angels one five Updated
29-Nov-2012 16:05 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Narrative]
29-Nov-2012 16:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Source]
17-Apr-2014 16:13 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
29-Dec-2016 23:04 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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