Incident Fokker 50 9Q-CBL, Monday 1 August 2016
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Date:Monday 1 August 2016
Type:Silhouette image of generic F50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fokker 50
Owner/operator:Compagnie Africaine d'Aviation - CAA
Registration: 9Q-CBL
MSN: 20206
Year of manufacture:1990
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 29
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Beni Airport (BNC/FZNP) -   Congo (Democratic Republic)
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bunia Airport (BUX/FZKA)
Destination airport:Beni Airport (BNC/FZNP)
Investigating agency: BPEA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
At 5 Nm on a visual approach to Beni Airport, when the landing gear was extended, the crew noted that on the "CAP" fault monitoring the "ANTI SIKID FAULT" illuminated. The landing was continued in accordance with the procedures in the event of an "inop" antiskid.
After landing the PF having difficulty selecting the "propeller ground idle" decided to activate the braking by means of the pedals. Suddenly the No. 1 tire on the left main gear burst and a few seconds after tire No. 2 as well.
The aircraft slipped on the two punctured wheels, stopped 250 m from the end of the runway with a wheel deflection at an angle of 90°..

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BPEA
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report



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10-Jul-2020 06:03 harro Added

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