ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65365
Last updated: 1 September 2014
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Date:27-MAY-2009
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-23 Aztec
Owner/operator:Private
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Gustaf III Airport, Saint Barthélemy -   Guadeloupe
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:TFFJ (Gustaf III Airport)
Narrative:
The aircraft had apparently had two previous missed approaches. On the third attempt, the plane landed approximiately three quarters of the way down the runway. Despite very heavy braking that left black streaks down the remaining runway, the plane swerved to the right and then overran onto the beach where the nosewheel dug in and the plane tipped onto its nose, causing both props to strike the ground.

Sources:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s_Vh0oJro3A
http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=8f0_1243795378


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jun-2009 23:09 Topaz Added
07-Jul-2009 12:18 harro Updated
09-Jul-2009 02:00 harro Updated
05-May-2012 10:12 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source]
05-May-2012 10:14 gerard57 Updated [Operator]
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