Accident Beechcraft B200 Super King Air ZS-TKI, Friday 1 March 2024
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Date:Friday 1 March 2024
Time:12:15 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beechcraft B200 Super King Air
Registration: ZS-TKI
MSN: BB-1805
Total airframe hrs:3954 hours
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Kalahari Gold Mine Airfield -   South Africa
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Johannesburg-O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB/FAOR)
Destination airport:Kalahari Gold Mine Airfield
Investigating agency: CAA S.A.
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
After landing at the Kalahari Gold Mine Airfield, the pilot felt a bump on the runway. The right-wing tip impacted a thorn bush on the side of the runway. Inspection of the aircraft after the occurrence revealed damage to the right-wing tip.

Probable Cause
It is likely that the aircraft landed more towards the right of the runway’s centre which led to the right-wing tip impacting a series of thorn bushes on the right edge of RWY02 during the landing roll.

Contributing Factors
Improper pre-flight planning.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CAA S.A.
Report number: CA18/2/3/10429
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report




Revision history:

08-Apr-2024 19:31 ASN Added
08-Apr-2024 19:32 ASN Updated
13-Jul-2024 18:02 ASN Updated [Time, Total occupants, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative, Category, Accident report]

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