Date & Time: Dec 12, 2016 at 0900 LT
Type of aircraft: PAC 750XL - Pacific Aerospace Corporation (30354)">
Operator: Farmers Air (40128)">
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
While flying at low height northwest of Tiniroto, the single engine airplane hit power cables and crashed in a wooded area. Both occupants were killed. Power between Wairoa and Gisborne was cut. The aircraft was a PAC750XL model built in 2003, modified in 2011 and renamed Pacific Aerospace Falcon 3000XL.