Incident Dornier 228-202 9N-AHA, Wednesday 9 September 2009
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Date:Wednesday 9 September 2009
Type:Silhouette image of generic D228 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Dornier 228-202
Owner/operator:Sita Air
Registration: 9N-AHA
MSN: 8123
Year of manufacture:1987
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Ranjha airpoort, Nepalgunj -   Nepal
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Ranjha airpoort, Nepalgunj
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Upon landing, the plane was dragged about 200 metres after a wheel came off the plane during the test flight.
The plane caught fire shortly after as a result. The three crew members remained unhurt.
The plane was substantially damaged.

The same plane crashed on 28 September 2012, claiming the lives of 19 persons.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

28 September 2012 9N-AHA Sita Air 19 ca 0,4 km SE of Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport (KTM) w/o

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21-Jun-2013 02:01 gerard57 Added

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