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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46215
Last updated: 29 August 2021
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Type:Seawind 3000
Registration: ZK-SWT
MSN: AACA/1093
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:L Taupo -   New Zealand
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: CAA NZ
The float-plane had sustained some damage on the nose area from earlier takeoff attempts and, after repairs had been carried out by the pilot, crashed on the 4th takeoff attempt. This was possibly due to contact with a boat wake on the takeoff run. The pilot later died from his injuries.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CAA NZ
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years and 3 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
06-Sep-2009 02:35 flyernzl Updated

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