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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204145
Last updated: 10 May 2021
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Time:c. 19:16 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8D model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-402Q Dash 8
Registration: SP-EQG
MSN: 4423
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 63
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Warszawa-Frédéric Chopin Airport (WAW/EPWA) -   Poland
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Kraków-J. Paul II Balice International Airport (KRK/EPKK)
Destination airport:Warszawa-Frédéric Chopin Airport (WAW/EPWA)
LOT flight LO3924 was involved in a landing incident at Warszawa-Frédéric Chopin Airport, Poland.
The aircraft, a DHC-8-402Q, departed Kraków about 18:16 hours local time on a flight to Warsaw with 59 passengers and four crew members on board. The climb was arrested at FL100 and flight tracking data show the aircraft was seen to turn back towards Kraków at 18:23. Three minutes later the aircraft again turns back on the original course towards Warsaw.
After landing on runway 11 at Warsaw, the aircraft came to rest with the nose resting on the runway. Preliminary reports suggest the nose landing gear had not deployed.
The airport was closed after the incident and is expected to open again at 22:30 UTC, according to the airport Notam.

Weather reported about the incident time (1816Z):
EPWA 101830Z 10010KT CAVOK 00/M03 Q1016 NOSIG
EPWA 101800Z 11009KT CAVOK 00/M03 Q1016 NOSIG


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

25 Jul 2015 SP-EQG LOT - Polish Airlines 0 Dunakeszi non



Photo of SP-EQG courtesy

Gda?sk - Lech Walesa (EPGD / GDN)
11 May 2017; (c) Juhani Sipilä

Revision history:

10-Jan-2018 19:00 harro Added
10-Jan-2018 19:03 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
10-Jan-2018 19:24 harro Updated [Narrative]
10-Jan-2018 20:19 harro Updated [Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

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