Accident Kavanagh E-260 ZK-FBK, Friday 9 July 2021
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Date:Friday 9 July 2021
Time:c. 09:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic BALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Kavanagh E-260
Owner/operator:Sunrise Balloon Adventures Ltd
Registration: ZK-FBK
MSN: E160-539
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Arrowtown, Otago -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A balloon crash landed in Arrowtown, Otago, South Island, as it was struck by a gust of wind.
One occupant was seriously injured, one occupants sustained moderate injuries and nine occupants sustained minor injuries.


Revision history:

09-Jul-2021 05:19 gerard57 Added
09-Jul-2021 10:43 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
27-Aug-2021 00:33 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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