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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147888
Last updated: 14 May 2020
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Date:11-AUG-2012
Time:19:24 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-500 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Tarom
Registration: YR-ATH
C/n / msn: 861
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Iasi -   Romania
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:LROP
Destination airport:Iasi
Investigating agency: CIAS Romania
Narrative:
Tarom flight 709 suffered a runway excursion after touch down. Afterwards the aircraft returned to the runway.

CONCLUSIONS
Cause of the incident
1. Error in piloting technique, due to misinterpretation of the influence of weather conditions at the time of landing, on the trajectory of the aircraft.
2. Favorable cause: Lack of axial markings.

Sources:

http://www.bea.aero/fr/enquetes/2012/2012.semaine.33.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: CIAS Romania
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Aug-2012 13:18 harro Added
14-May-2020 16:09 harro Updated [Time, Departure airport, Narrative, Accident report, ]

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