Incident Dornier 228-201 , Thursday 30 April 2020
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Date:Thursday 30 April 2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic D228 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Dornier 228-201
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Delhi-Palam Air Force Station (DEL/VIDP) -   India
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL/VIDP)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
During the take off roll at Delhi-Palam Air Force Station, the Do 228 aircraft experienced a right-hand main gear tyre deflation. The captain of the aircraft aborted the take off. A fire erupted in the area of the undercarriage, causing local damage and scorching.

Sources:

https://www.indiatvnews.com/news/india/iaf-aircraft-tyre-deflation-take-off-aborted-delhi-palam-air-base-612889
https://fighterjetsworld.com/latest-news/aircraft-crash/indian-air-force-dornier-228-201-aircraft-aborts-take-off-after-tyre-deflation/21512/

Media:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Apr-2020 15:38 harro Added
30-Apr-2020 15:39 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code, ]
30-Apr-2020 15:43 gerard57 Updated [Narrative, ]
08-May-2020 19:41 Anon. Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, ]
04-Nov-2022 15:28 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, ]

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