Incident Gyrocopter , Wednesday 22 June 2022
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Date:Wednesday 22 June 2022
Time:10:40 LT
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Whakatane Airport, Bay of Plenty 3 -   New Zealand
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Whakatane Airport (WHK/NZWK)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Gyrocopter crashed on takeoff. The 70 year old pilot suffered minor injuries only.


1. The Beacon (Whakatane), 24 June 2022,

Revision history:

24-Jun-2022 00:33 Ron Averes Added
24-Jun-2022 00:36 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport]
24-Jun-2022 02:53 Ron Averes Updated [Source]
24-Jun-2022 02:55 Ron Averes Updated [Source]
29-Nov-2023 03:27 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type]

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