On November 30, 2004, about 1030 local time, a New Zealand registered Piper PA-34-200T Seneca, ZK-JAN, operated by Flight Corporation Ltd, collided with mountainous terrain near the summit of Mt Taranaki (Egmont), south of New Plymouth, New Zealand. The commercial pilot and passenger were fatally injured in the accident. The cross-county flight originated at New Plymouth with a planned destination of Nelson.

The investigation of this accident is under the jurisdiction of the Transport Accident Investigation Commission of New Zealand. Further information pertaining to this accident can be obtained from:

Transport Accident Investigation Commission
Level 14 St John House
Wellington 6036
New Zealand

Phone: +64-4-473-3112

This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information obtained from or released by the Government of New Zealand

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