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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 87768
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:16-MAY-1987
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DG40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Glaser-Dirks DG-400
Owner/operator:
Registration: ZK-GOW
MSN: 4-103
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Drury -   New Zealand
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Accident/incident investigated by TAIC NZ. Pilot: Malcolm Catchpole.
Engine failed on climbout. Needle bearing failed

Sources:

http://archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewEntity.do?code=7333
CAA Accident brief 87-058


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2011 14:00 ASN archive
22-Aug-2021 13:33 KevBen Updated [Cn, Total occupants, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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