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Type:Silhouette image of generic C77R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 177RG Cardinal RG
Registration: ZK-DPD
MSN: 177RG0473
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Horseshoe Bay, Stewart Island -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
When landing on the beach at Horseshoe Bay, the nosewheel collapsed when it hit a sand ridge. There was significant damage done to the aircraft,the pilot was uninjured.
Pilot C P Goldsmith

Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand: Newsletter 1981 No 8.

Revision history:

22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
18-May-2018 00:28 Ron Averes Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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