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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64314
Last updated: 11 October 2021
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Date:14-FEB-1979
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic as19 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher ASW 19
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZK-GKC
MSN: 19015
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kaimai Range -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Substantially damaged when crashed at Kaimai Ranges, New Zealand 14/1/1979 (pilot Allan Cameron). Later rebuilt and restored to service: crashed again on 10/2/1985 and 31/12/1990. Finally written off in a separate accident at Glenlyon, NZ on 19/1/1990.

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/asw19.htm
http://www.flydw.org.uk/DWZKGIQ.htm

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

10 Feb 1985 ZK-GKC Auckland Gliding Club 0 Drury Airfield, Auckland sub
31 Dec 1986 ZK-GKC Auckland Gliding Club 0 near Tokoroa, Waikato sub
19 Jan 1990 ZK-GKC Private 0 Glenlyon Station w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
18-Dec-2012 11:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-Aug-2020 20:53 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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