Incident Glaser-Dirks DG-400 ZK-GOW, Saturday 16 May 1987
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Date:Saturday 16 May 1987
Type:Silhouette image of generic DG40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Glaser-Dirks DG-400
Registration: ZK-GOW
MSN: 4-103
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Drury, Auckland -   New Zealand
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Accident/incident investigated by TAIC NZ. Pilot: Malcolm Catchpole.
Engine failed on climbout. Needle bearing failed

CAA Accident brief 87-058

Revision history:

11-Jan-2011 14:00 ASN archive
22-Aug-2021 13:33 KevBen Updated [Cn, Total occupants, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
14-Feb-2022 09:45 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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