Accident Britten-Norman BN-2A-8 Islander YV2238, Friday 16 January 2015
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Date:Friday 16 January 2015
Type:Silhouette image of generic BN2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Britten-Norman BN-2A-8 Islander
Owner/operator:Chapi Air
Registration: YV2238
MSN: 296
Year of manufacture:1971
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Los Roques Airport (LRV) -   Venezuela
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Higuerote Airport (HGE/SVHG)
Destination airport:Los Roques Airport (LRV/SVRS)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Britten-Norman BN-2 Islander, registered YV2238, sustained significant damage in a landing accident at Los Roques Airport (LRV), Venezuela.
The right hand main landing gear collapsed during landing on runway 07.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

31 March 2005 YV-1115C Transaven 0 Caracas-Simon Bolivar Airport (CCS) min



photo (c) via Werner Fischdick; Caracas-Simón Bolívar International Airport (CCS/SVMI); April 2003

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