Incident CZAW SportCruiser ZK-DAR, Sunday 6 September 2009
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Date:Sunday 6 September 2009
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRUZ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
CZAW SportCruiser
Owner/operator:Aerohire Ltd., Tauranga
Registration: ZK-DAR
MSN: 07SC074
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Tauranga Airport, Bay of Plenty 1 -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Whakatane Airport - NZWK
Destination airport:Tauranga Airport - NZTG
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The aircraft diverted to Tauranga after losing its nose wheel on takeoff from
Whakatane. The aircraft landed safely and remained upright before sliding to a
stop. There were no injuries to the crew and only minor surface skin damage to the



Ardmore 1March2009

Revision history:

06-Sep-2009 00:52 RobertMB Added
06-Sep-2009 01:19 flyernzl Updated
06-Sep-2009 23:00 RobertMB Updated
08-Sep-2009 10:27 Anon. Updated
07-Oct-2021 22:37 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Narrative]
14-Feb-2022 00:56 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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