Incident Dassault Falcon 50EX G-KPTN, Thursday 21 January 2010
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Date:Thursday 21 January 2010
Time:16:17 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic FA50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Dassault Falcon 50EX
Owner/operator:TAG Aviation
Registration: G-KPTN
MSN: 341
Year of manufacture:2004
Engine model:Allied Signal TFE731-40-1C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Incident
Location:near London City Airport(LCY) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Biggin hill Airport
Destination airport:London City Airport (LCY/EGLC)
Investigating agency: AAIB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Narrative:
The aircraft was on a short positioning flight to London City Airport when it descended below its cleared level of 2,000 ft amsl. The commander believed the aircraft was on final approach for runway 27 when in fact it was downwind for Runway 09. Following an ATC instruction the aircraft climbed to its cleared level and landed on Runway 09 without further incident.

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: AAIB
Report number: EW/C2010/01/06
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 7 months
Download report: Final report

Sources:

AAIB

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jun-2023 19:18 ASN Update Bot Added
03-Jun-2023 17:47 harro Updated

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