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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144068
Last updated: 2 December 2015
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Time:10:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-500 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Air BKZ
Registration: XY-AIT
C/n / msn: 543
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Thandwe Airport (SNW) -   Myanmar
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:HEH/VYHH
Destination airport:SNW/VYTD
An ATR-72-500 received substantial damage when its undercarriage collapsed after a very rough landing where it bounced about four times before veering right off the runway into a small sand pile near the end of the runway. The ends of the blades of the starboard propeller sheered off upon striking the sand pile and penetrated the fuselage.

I was a passenger on the plane.

The photo was taken immediately after the crash at Thandwe airport on the 17th Feb, 2012.

Revision history:

27-Feb-2012 21:56 arclight Added
12-Apr-2012 11:39 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
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