Incident Avro 504K H1964,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65375
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Date:xx Mar 1924
Type:Silhouette image of generic A504 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro 504K
Registration: H1964
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Wigram AFB, Canterbury -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Wigram Aerodrome, Christchurch
Destination airport:Wigram Aerodrome, Christchurch
Ex-RAF H1964; Imperial Gift Aircraft arrived in New Zealand in July-August 1920. To Canterbury (NZ) Aviation Company Ltd. Converted to 3 seater 9.1.22. Registered as G-NZAG on 28.2.22. To NZPAF in June 1923 when the company was taken over by the Government. Reverted to serial number H1964.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) after making a forced landing in a field near Wigram Aerodrome. Aircraft ran across the field, through a fence and rolled into a gully. Pilot slightly injured, passenger uninjured.


5. AHSNZ, 1983, Journal, Vol 26 No 2 - New Zealand Avro Associations
6. AHSNZ, 1980, New Zealand Military Aircraft and Serial Numbers

Revision history:

03-Jun-2009 21:12 angels one five Added
03-Jun-2009 21:18 angels one five Updated
02-Jun-2013 03:03 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Narrative]
26-Jan-2014 21:25 angels one five Updated [Operator, Source]
29-Dec-2017 22:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Jan-2022 04:38 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
23-Jan-2022 22:45 Ron Averes Updated [Date, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
14-Nov-2023 02:37 Ron Averes Updated [Date, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
17-Nov-2023 06:33 Ron Averes Updated [Source]
17-Nov-2023 12:59 Ron Averes Updated [Date]
26-Nov-2023 08:16 Ron Averes Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]

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