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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 62383
Last updated: 16 September 2021
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Date:16-JAN-1972
Time:05:00
Type:Aero Commander 680FL
Owner/operator:Geyserland Airways Ltd
Registration: ZK-DBQ
MSN: 1330-15
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Wellington Airport -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Wellington
Narrative:
Engine problems saw the aircraft touch down heavily short of the runway. The port main wheel was ripped off, and the aircraft was badly damaged. Pilot I P Palmer

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
D Stafford (1983) Flying The Thermal Skies, Holmes Printing

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

8 Aug 1971 ZK-DBQ Geyserland Airways Ltd 0 Kaitaia Airport sub
31 Oct 1977 ZK-DBQ Akarana Air Ltd. 1 Tasman Sea, 13km off Whanganui w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
23-May-2018 20:10 Ron Averes Updated [Operator]
24-May-2018 06:44 Ron Averes Updated [Time, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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