New Zealand accident rates for larger airplanes, helicopters better than regulatory-agency targets

Subtitle: Airplanes carrying revenue passengers and freight showed decreasing long-term accident rates. The improvement was most pronounced in airplanes with maximum takeoff weights between 5,670 kilograms (12,500 pounds) and 13,608 kilograms (30,000 pounds). In year-to-year comparisons of corresponding six-month periods, the number of incidents involving airplanes carrying revenue passengers and freight increased.

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 37-41 : ill.
  • Serial:
    • Flight Safety Digest
    • Volume: 24
    • Issue Number: 6
    • Publisher: Flight Safety Foundation, Incorporated
    • ISSN: 1057-5588

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01009410
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University, Evanston
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Nov 17 2005 3:11PM