Date & Time: Nov 22, 2005 at 1140 LT
Type of aircraft:
Fletcher FU-24
Operator:
Registration:
ZK-DZG
Flight Type:
Ferry
Survivors:
No
MSN:
207
YOM:
1975
Region:
Oceania
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:

On descent to Whangarei, aircraft crashed in an open field after tail fin separated and hit the horizontal stabiliser. Both occupants, a pilot and an engineer, were killed. Separation occurred after pre-existing fractures. High winds and overspeed were considered as contributory factors.