Beechcraft 95-A55 Baron ZK-SUN, collided with terrain at night, 10 nm north of Napier Airport, 16 May 1989
Legacy Inquiry Number:89-053
Occurrence Date:16 May 1989
Report Publication Date:12 November 1992
The aircraft was flying from Hamilton to Napier at night in instrument meteorological conditions, and had commenced an instrument approach procedure for Napier. The aircraft collided with a hill. The pilot and two passengers received fatal injuries in the accident.
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Location:10 nm north of Napier Airport