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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140252
Last updated: 24 February 2020
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Time:12:21pm LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-23-250 Aztec F
Owner/operator:Ace Flight Center Inc.
Registration: N2589Z
C/n / msn: 27-8154006
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Cyril E. King Airport - TIST, U. S. Virgin Islands -   U.S. Virgin Islands
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Princess Juliana International Airport - TNCM
Destination airport:Cyril E. King Airport - TIST
The pilot of a Piper PA-23-250 Aztec F reported a malfunction of the nose gear when approaching Cyril E. King Airport - TIST, U. S. Virgin Islands.
Firefighters sprayed down a part of the runway with a fire-suppressant foam before the aircraft landed with an unlocked / undeployed nose gear.

All three occupants escaped uninjured.


[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:] (photo, credit Berend Jan Floor)

Revision history:

06-Dec-2011 23:59 RobertMB Added

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