Incident Taylorcraft 20 Ranchwagon ZK-BRJ,
ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 63645
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:Monday 14 January 1957
Type:Taylorcraft 20 Ranchwagon
Owner/operator:H A Mills
Registration: ZK-BRJ
MSN: 20-024
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Ohura, King Country -   New Zealand
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:private airstrip
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Aircraft on approach to land at an airstrip in turbulent conditions. Aircraft caught in down draught, hit the top of a fence and crashed. Pilot H Allen Mills badly injured, passenger Walter Mills uninjured.


3. D. Stafford, 1983, Flying The Thermal Skies

Revision history:

22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
20-Jul-2009 01:57 angels one five Updated
22-Feb-2016 09:38 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location]
28-Sep-2021 22:02 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
28-Nov-2023 20:54 Ron Averes Updated [Total occupants, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314