Accident Airbus A310-325 S2-ADE, Monday 12 March 2007
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Date:Monday 12 March 2007
Time:06:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic A310 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A310-325
Owner/operator:Biman Bangladesh Airlines
Registration: S2-ADE
MSN: 698
Year of manufacture:1996
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney PW4158A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 250
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Dubai Airport (DXB) -   United Arab Emirates
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Dubai Airport (DXB/OMDB)
Destination airport:Dhaka-Zia International Airport (DAC/VGZR)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
An Airbus A310-325 operated by Biman Bangladesh Airlines suffered a takeoff accident at Dubai Airport (DXB).
Flight BG006 was a scheduled service from London-Heathrow Airport, U.K. to Dhaka, Bangladesh with an en route stop at Dubai, UAE.
During its take off from Dubai's runway 12L the captain rejected the takeoff after the crew heard a loud bang associated with considerable airframe shudder and vibration due to the collapse of the nose landing gear. Speed was just above V1. The aircraft was kept under control and brought to a stop within the runway surface, left of the runway centerline.


Runway 12L is a 13124 x 197 feet asphalt runway.
The airplane was stored at Dubai Airport after the accident and broken up in August 2008.

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The collapse of the nose wheel landing gear, when it impacted a half wheel rim, which was broken off during the take-off roll of a previous aircraft."

Sources:

Department of Civil Aviation
Gulf News

Location

Images:


photo (c) UAE GCAA AAIS; Dubai Airport (DXB/OMDB); 12 March 2007


photo (c) UAE GCAA AAIS; Dubai Airport (DXB/OMDB); 12 March 2007


photo (c) aeroprints.com; Rantoul, KS; 30 April 2013; (CC:by-sa)


photo (c) via Werner Fischdick; Singapore-Changi Airport (SIN/WSSS); March 1998

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