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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191092
Last updated: 31 August 2021
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Date:13-SEP-1991
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A748 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Siddeley HS-748-242 Srs. 2A
Owner/operator:Mount Cook Airlines Ltd
Registration: ZK-CWJ
MSN: 1647 (131)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Wellington International Airport -   New Zealand
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Wellington Airport (WLG/NZWN)
Investigating agency: TAIC New Zealand
Narrative:
The aircraft landed at Wellington ahead of schedule. All gates were full. While taxiing in a confined area in order to wait for the allocated gate to become clear the right wingtip of the aircraft struck the roof of a nearby covered walkway. A sealed area which would normally have provided a holding bay was occupied by a VIP car and two escort vehicles.

Sources:

https://taic.org.nz/inquiries?SkinSrc=[G]skins%2ftaicAviation%2fskin_aviation

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: TAIC New Zealand
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report
Safety recommendations:

Safety recommendation 043/92 issued 12 November 1992 by TAIC to Wellington International Airport
Safety recommendation 044/92 issued 12 November 1992 by TAIC to Wellington International Airport
Safety recommendation 045/92 issued 12 November 1992 by TAIC to Wellington International Airport
Safety recommendation 046/92 issued 12 November 1992 by TAIC to Wellington International Airport
Safety recommendation 047/92 issued 12 November 1992 by TAIC to Wellington International Airport
Safety recommendation 048/92 issued 12 November 1992 by TAIC to Mount Cook Airline
Safety recommendation 049/92 issued 12 November 1992 by TAIC to Mount Cook Airline


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Nov-2016 19:54 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Phase, Destination airport, Narrative]
20-Mar-2017 17:50 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Damage]
20-May-2018 05:04 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
31-Jul-2020 04:38 Ron Averes Updated [Operator]

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