Hard landing Incident Dornier 228-201 9N-AGQ, Thursday 23 June 2011
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Date:Thursday 23 June 2011
Time:08:14 NSR
Type:Silhouette image of generic D228 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Dornier 228-201
Owner/operator:Tara Air
Registration: 9N-AGQ
MSN: 8107
Year of manufacture:1987
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Simikot Airport (VNST) -   Nepal
Phase: Landing
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Nepalgunj Airport (VNNG)
Destination airport:Simikot Airport (VNST)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The Dornier loaded with groceries that took off from Nepalgunj Airport at 8.14 am met with an accident due to heavy landing, sources confirmed.
According to Civil Aviation of Nepalgunj, the front part and the wings have been damaged in the accident. The three crew members were unhurt.

Sources:

http://www.ekantipur.com/2011/06/24/top-story/tara-air-cargo-crashes-in-simikot/336227.html
http://admin.myrepublica.com/portal/index.php?action=news_details&news_id=32708_

Images:


by: Omishan

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jun-2011 23:13 FromNepal Added
23-Jun-2011 23:17 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Narrative, ]
24-Jun-2011 02:27 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, ]
24-Jun-2011 03:30 Anon. Updated [Registration, Cn, Narrative, ]
15-May-2012 01:27 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, ]

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