Accident Diamond DA 40 F-HDGB, Wednesday 27 September 2023
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Date:Wednesday 27 September 2023
Type:Silhouette image of generic DA40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Diamond DA 40
Owner/operator:Airways Aviation Academy - ESMA
Registration: F-HDGB
MSN: D4.191
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Montpellier-Méditerranée Airport (MPL/LFMT) -   France
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Montpellier-Méditerranée Airport (MPL/LFMT)
Destination airport:Montpellier-Méditerranée Airport (MPL/LFMT)
Investigating agency: BEA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
After three first landing attempts on runway 12R, each followed by a go-around, the controller suggested that the student pilot use runway 12L. After another go-around, she landed on this runway, helped in flight by an instructor from her school.
The nose wheel failed on landing.



Revision history:

09-Oct-2023 14:09 harro Added
31-Dec-2023 08:09 Trislander Updated [Narrative]

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