ASN Aircraft accident British Aerospace BAe-748-352 Srs. 2B SCD 9N-ABR Meghauli Airport (MEY)
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Date:Thursday 25 April 1996
Type:Silhouette image of generic A748 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
British Aerospace BAe-748-352 Srs. 2B SCD
Operator:Royal Nepal Airlines
Registration: 9N-ABR
MSN: 1771
First flight: 1979
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 27
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 31
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Meghauli Airport (MEY) (   Nepal)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport (KTM/VNKT), Nepal
Destination airport:Meghauli Airport (MEY/VNMG), Nepal
Flightnumber: 155
When landing in rain on the grass strip (3500 feet long), the aircraft overran. It ran across some ditches, causing the nosegear to collapse.

Runway excursion

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photo of HS-748-352-Srs-2B-SCD-9N-ABR
accident date: 25-04-1996
type: Hawker Siddeley HS-748-352 Srs. 2B SCD
registration: 9N-ABR

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport to Meghauli Airport as the crow flies is 111 km (69 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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