ZK - CKC    c/n 860
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CKC being assembled at Rongotai October 1964        © Nick Parkinson

First flight 26th October 1964 at Rongotai        © Nick Parkinson

CKC at Masterton 25th March 1967        © Don Noble

At Masterton 2nd June 1968        © Peter Lewis

Topdressing near Masterton 1968        © Doug Sklenars

Topdressing near Masterton 1968        © Doug Sklenars
Originally delivered to the US Army 07/02/1956 as 54-1714
Delivered to Hawker-Siddeley, Wellington, NZ 1964, ff 26/10/1964
Delivered to Fieldair Ltd., Gisborne, 31/10/1964
Flown by John Riddell 1965 (fitted with dual controls)
Crashed at Tiraumea, near Ekatahuna, 02/12/1968 after engine failure.
Fieldair were using 87 Octane Fuel at this time, causing carburettor problems
Doug Sklenars uninjured.
Written off.