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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 80519
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Date:12-AUG-2010
Time:14:56
Type:Silhouette image of generic M20P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mooney M20J
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: D-EKGL
C/n / msn: 24-3232
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kerry Airport, Co. Kerry -   Ireland
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Guernsey (EGJB)
Destination airport:Kerry Airport (EIKY)
Investigating agency: AAIU
Narrative:
The aircraft was engaged on a private flight from Guernsey (EGJB), in the Channel Islands to Kerry Airport (EIKY) operating under visual flight rules (VFR). The Pilot made a long straight-in approach to Runway (RWY) 26, the active runway, and completed the ‘landing check’ at 3 nautical miles (nm) on final approach. The aircraft touched down without the landing gear extended. When the aircraft came to a halt the Pilot turned off the fuel switch, the main switch and the alternator before evacuation. The occupants were uninjured and there was no fire. The landing gear warning horn failed to operate.

Sources:

http://www.aaiu.ie/upload/general/12766-REPORT_2010_018-0.PDF

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: AAIU
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

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05-Nov-2010 09:56 harro Added

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