Incident ATR 42-500 F-GPYA, Friday 13 June 2008
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Date:Friday 13 June 2008
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT45 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ATR 42-500
Owner/operator:Air France, opb Airlinair
Registration: F-GPYA
MSN: 457
Year of manufacture:1994
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Paris-Orly Airport (ORY/LFPO) -   France
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Paris-Orly Airport (ORY/LFPO)
Destination airport:Avignon-Caumont Airport (AVN/LFMV)
Investigating agency: BEA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
During cruise, the crew was informed by the controller that a wheel from the aircraft had been found at Orly Airport. They diverted to Lyon Airport, where they landed without incident. The aircraft had lost the outer wheel of the right main landing gear.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

29 August 2005 F-GPYA Air France, opb Airlinair 0 Lyon-Bron Airport (LYN/LFLY) sub


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16-Feb-2024 18:29 ASN Added
16-Feb-2024 18:30 ASN Updated [Location]

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