Incident Cessna TU206A Super Skywagon ZK-DAS, Tuesday 2 May 1978
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Date:Tuesday 2 May 1978
Type:Cessna TU206A Super Skywagon
Owner/operator:Aerial Surveys Ltd
Registration: ZK-DAS
MSN: U206-00554
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Boulder Bank, Nelson -   New Zealand
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
pilot Jeffrey A Rees. Forced landing after engine failure. Pilot and navigator uninjured. Aircraft owned by Thames Aerial Topdressing Co Ltd, but operated by Aerial Surveys Ltd. Registration cancelled but aircraft later repaired and re-registered.


2. AHSNZ, 1978, Register Review 8.
3. AHSNZ, 1978, Newsletter 4.

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

4 November 1987 ZK-DAS Aerial Surveys Ltd Wellington Airport, Wellington 1 unk

Revision history:

22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
31-Jan-2022 06:23 Ron Averes Updated [Cn]
31-Jan-2022 06:28 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type]
03-Feb-2022 12:12 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
05-Feb-2022 16:02 Ron Averes Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
05-Feb-2022 16:13 Ron Averes Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Nature, Source, Narrative]
05-Feb-2022 16:38 Ron Averes Updated [Nature]

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