Accident ATR 72-212A (ATR 72-500) VT-DKC,
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Date:Saturday 11 March 2006
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT75 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ATR 72-212A (ATR 72-500)
Owner/operator:Air Deccan
Registration: VT-DKC
MSN: 721
Year of manufacture:2005
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PW127F
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 44
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Bangalore-Hindustan Airport (BLR) -   India
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Coimbatore-Peelamedu Airport (CJB/VOCB)
Destination airport:Bangalore-Hindustan Airport (BLR/VOBG)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The brand new ATR-72 which was delivered just four months ago made a heavy landing at Bangalore (BLR) runway 27.
The fuselage was ferried from Bangalore to Paris-Orly by an Antonov 124 in August, 2006. Airlinair had bought the plane for spares.


Air Deccan aircraft skids off runway (The Hindu Business Line, 12-3-2006)
Bangalore airport resumes operation (Deccan Herald, 11-3-2006)


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