Incident Avro 616 Avian IVM ZK-ABJ,
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Date:Friday 25 January 1935
Type:Silhouette image of generic AVIN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro 616 Avian IVM
Owner/operator:J F Cane
Registration: ZK-ABJ
MSN: 386
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Tararua Road airfield, Levin -   New Zealand
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Wellington, New Zealand
Destination airport:
c/no 386 Avro 616 Avian IVM: No UK C of A issued. Shipped to The Goodwin-Chichester Aviation Co Ltd; assembled Rongotai 2.30. Regd ZK-ABJ 6.29 [sic] to A.V. Jury, Greytown.
Crashed when hit tree landing at owners property 'Willowburn', Papawai, Greytown 2.30pm 29Mar1930 @ 39hrs.
Sold to James F Cane, Masterton and rebuilt over two years; registered to him 7.6.32.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when dived in to ground from 100ft on t/off from the Tararua Road airfield, Levin, 14Jan35 @ 423.30hrs. Pilot A Greenaway, passenger J Cane. Reported rudder bar jammed.



Revision history:

26-Nov-2023 04:11 Ron Averes Updated [Operator, Location]
21-Jan-2024 10:01 Anon. Updated [Location, Narrative]

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