Incident Dornier 228-202K 9N-AHB, Tuesday 2 November 2021
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Date:Tuesday 2 November 2021
Time:c. 07:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic D228 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Dornier 228-202K
Owner/operator:Sita Air
Registration: 9N-AHB
MSN: 8169
Year of manufacture:1989
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 17
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Nepalgunj Airport (KEP/VNNG) -   Nepal
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Nepalganj Airport (KEP/VNNG)
Destination airport:Simikot Airport (IMK/VNST)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Dornier Do 228-202K, operated by Sita Air, performing flight STA623, struck a wild boar on the runway at Nepalgunj Airport (KEP/VNNG).
The aircraft sustained damage to the area near the nose landing gear.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

12 October 2010 9N-AHB Sita Air 0 Lukla Airport sub
Collision with Ground support equipment
1 June 2013 9N-AHB Sita Air 0 Simikot Airport (IMK) sub


Revision history:

02-Nov-2021 17:22 harro Added
02-Nov-2021 17:24 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
02-Nov-2021 17:25 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
02-Nov-2021 18:25 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]

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