Incident Piper PA-22-180 Pacer ZK-PAL,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 249532
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Date:Thursday 8 April 2021
Time:c. 10:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-22-180 Pacer
Owner/operator:Ardmore Taildraggers Inc
Registration: ZK-PAL
MSN: 22-2298
Year of manufacture:1954
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Ardmore Airport, Auckland -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Ardmore Airport (AMZ/NZAR)
Destination airport:Ardmore Airport (AMZ/NZAR)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The aircraft experienced the collapse of the left landing gear during a landing attempt at Ardmore Airport (AMZ/NZAR), Auckland, North Island.
The airplane sustained unspecified damage and the for people onboard received minor injuries.

Note: built as a Piper PA-22-135 Tri-Pacer and later converted with a 180hp engine and rebuilt as a tail dragger.

Sources: (due to CET time shown at FlightAware the date is quoted as 7 april) (photo)

Revision history:

08-Apr-2021 00:47 Geno Added
08-Apr-2021 01:53 Geno Updated [Source, Damage]
08-Apr-2021 05:17 gerard57 Updated [Date]
08-Apr-2021 05:27 RobertMB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Apr-2021 05:50 gerard57 Updated [Date, Source, Narrative]
08-Apr-2021 05:59 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
08-Apr-2021 15:27 RobertMB Updated [Source, Damage, Narrative]
08-Apr-2021 17:04 Captain Adam Updated [Operator, Narrative]
09-Apr-2021 05:58 goldfish85 Updated [Aircraft type]
10-Apr-2021 20:27 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
09-Oct-2021 02:53 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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