Incident Schempp-Hirth Standard Cirrus ZK-GKH, Saturday 30 December 1989
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Date:Saturday 30 December 1989
Type:Silhouette image of generic scir model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Schempp-Hirth Standard Cirrus
Registration: ZK-GKH
MSN: 605
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Tarras, Otago -   New Zealand
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Accident/incident investigated by TAIC NZ. Pilot: David James Mair.
Collided with unseen telephone wire during out-landing

Accident brief 89-113

Revision history:

11-Jan-2011 14:00 ASN archive
09-Jul-2021 12:56 KevBen Updated [Cn, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-Feb-2022 23:26 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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