Incident ATR 72-500 (72-212A) VT-KAO, Thursday 27 March 2008
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Date:Thursday 27 March 2008
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ATR 72-500 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Kingfisher Airlines
Registration: VT-KAO
MSN: 772
Year of manufacture:2007
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 25
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Bangalore -   India
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bangalore
Destination airport:Hyderabad
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
During a night-time takeoff a dog crossed the runway. The dog was struck by the nose gear of the ATR-72. As a result, the nosegear collapsed and the aircraft came to rest on the runway.


Revision history:

28-Mar-2008 11:31 harro Added
10-Aug-2008 01:10 RobertMB Updated

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