Runway excursion Accident Dornier 228-201 9N-AEO, Thursday 30 June 2005
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Date:Thursday 30 June 2005
Type:Silhouette image of generic D228 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Dornier 228-201
Owner/operator:Gorkha Airlines
Registration: 9N-AEO
MSN: 8010
Year of manufacture:1983
Engine model:Garrett TPE331-5-252D
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 13
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Lukla Airport (LUA) -   Nepal
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport (KTM/VNKT)
Destination airport:Lukla Airport (LUA/VNLK)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Sustained damage after skidding off the runway. The airplane was reportedly withdrawn from use following the accident.


Gorkha airlines aircraft skids off in Lukla, all passengers safe (, 30-6-2005)



photo (c) via Werner Fischdick; Düsseldorf Airport (DUS); January 1995

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