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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121145
Last updated: 21 March 2021
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Time:16:45 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic YK52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Yakovlev Yak-52
Registration: RA-44462
C/n / msn: 888706
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lagos Airfield -   Portugal
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Lagos Airfield
Destination airport:Lagos Airfield
Investigating agency: GPIAA Portugal
Made a wheels-up landing on the EN125 just outsite Lagos Municipal Airfield.

Causes of Accident
1 Primary cause:
The accident was due to poor flying technique:
- The landing on the runway was done with the landing gear in the "up" position.
- The landing was discontinued after the propeller blades hit the asphalt and despite the foreseeable decrease in the propeller's traction capacity due to damage to the blades.
2 Contributory Causes:
The checklist was not used for the final checks before landing.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: GPIAA Portugal
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

17-Mar-2011 10:37 TB Added
17-Jul-2015 11:42 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
20-May-2020 12:05 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Time, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

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