Incident Druine D.31 Turbulent ZK-CJD,
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Date:Monday 16 January 1978
Type:Silhouette image of generic D31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Druine D.31 Turbulent
Owner/operator:H Symes
Registration: ZK-CJD
MSN: 1014
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Hastings Aerodrome, Hawke's Bay -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Bridge Pa, Hastings (NZHS)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The final Aerocraft Druine D.31 Turbulent airframe was ZK-CJD (c/n 1014). First registered 1/7/66,
it was cancelled on 11/8/77 but was re-registered on 7/12/77, with a new c/n of AACA/W-143, to Harold Symes of Hastings.

Substantially damaged in a heavy landing at Bridge Pa, Hastings on 16/1/78 which broke the main spar (pilot Harold Symes). He then sold it to R E Naylor of Havelock North on 3/4/02 and it was redesignated as a Class 1 microlight on the same day. Registration ZK-CJD was cancelled on 12/12/11



Revision history:

22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
29-Jul-2010 04:24 angels one five Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]
01-Jun-2014 22:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Feb-2022 01:32 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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