Incident Schempp-Hirth Janus CM ZK-GPW, Friday 28 February 1986
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Date:Friday 28 February 1986
Type:Schempp-Hirth Janus CM
Registration: ZK-GPW
MSN: 213
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Thames, Waikato -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Accident/incident investigated by TAIC NZ. Pilot: Peter Ernst Gerhat. Forced landing in confined Valley after engine failed to extend.


2. AHSNZ, 1986, Aerolog, Vol 1 No 1.

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

25 September 1986 ZK-GPW Pauanui Aerodrome, Waikato unk

Revision history:

11-Jan-2011 14:00 ASN archive
01-Feb-2022 20:31 Ron Averes Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
10-Mar-2022 08:15 Ron Averes Updated [Cn]

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