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Last updated: 4 December 2021
Status:Preliminary - official
Date:Monday 16 April 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic C525 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 525 CitationJet CJ1
Registration: D-ISWA
MSN: 525-0236
First flight: 1998
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Le Touquet Airport (LTQ) (   France)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:Köln/Bonn-Konrad Adenauer Airport (CGN/EDDK), Germany
Destination airport:Le Touquet Airport (LTQ/LFAT), France
The Cessna 525 CitationJet suffered a runway excursion after landing on runway 31 at Le Touquet Airport, France.
According to the pilot there was a braking problem on the left hand main gear. The airplane veered off the runway on the left side.

Runway excursion


METAR Weather report:
08:30 UTC / local time:
LFAT 160830Z AUTO 23011KT 190V270 9999 FEW011 BKN020 11/09 Q1015 NOSIG

09:00 UTC / local time:
LFAT 160900Z AUTO 24010KT 200V270 9999 SCT011 BKN023 BKN032 11/09 Q1016 NOSIG

09:30 UTC / local time:
LFAT 160930Z AUTO 23012KT 9999 FEW011 11/09 Q1016 NOSIG

10:00 UTC / local time:
LFAT 161000Z AUTO 24011KT 200V270 9999 FEW011 11/09 Q1017 NOSIG


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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 Köln/Bonn-Konrad Adenauer Airport to Le Touquet Airport as the crow flies is 388 km (242 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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