Incident Cessna 185A Skywagon VH-GKI, Friday 13 December 2019
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Date:Friday 13 December 2019
Time:c. 12:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C185 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 185A Skywagon
Registration: VH-GKI
MSN: 185-0315
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Motueka Aerodrome, Nelson -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Motueka Airport (MZP/NZMK)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
An Australian registered Cessna 185A Skywagon nosed over inverted during a landing attempt at Motueka Airport (MZP/NZMK)), Tasman District, South Island.
The airplane sustained substantial damage and the pilot received minor injuries.

Good collection of photo's on Pprune. The aircraft has more lives than a cat!


Revision history:

13-Dec-2019 00:20 Geno Added
13-Dec-2019 00:56 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Narrative]
13-Dec-2019 02:29 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
13-Dec-2019 02:35 RobertMB Updated [Time, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
14-Dec-2019 13:40 Petropavlovsk Updated [Source, Narrative]
09-Oct-2021 03:04 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
25-Jan-2022 07:18 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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