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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145977
Last updated: 13 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic TRIS model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Britten-Norman BN-2A Mk III-1 Trislander
Owner/operator:Great Barrier Airlines
Registration: ZK-LGF
C/n / msn: 1023
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:Auckland International Airport (AKL/NZAA) -   New Zealand
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Auckland International Airport (AKL/NZAA)
Destination airport:Great Barrier Island Airport (GBZ)
Investigating agency: TAIC New Zealand
The pilot applied full power for the take-off but was unable to get the aeroplane airborne (outside weight & balance limits), so abandoned the take-off and applied full braking. A runway excursion occurred.

Right hand main wheel brake fire. The pilot tried to extinguish with a fire extinguisher onboard the plane, but the fire kept reigniting.
Fire fighters arrived at the scene and extinguished the fire using dry powder.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: TAIC New Zealand
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Auckland International 21Oct2010

Revision history:

02-Jun-2012 14:35 harro Added
02-Jun-2012 15:22 Geno Updated [Source]
04-Jun-2012 05:12 Anon. Updated [[Source]]
18-Oct-2012 11:14 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
16-Aug-2014 14:20 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
24-Oct-2018 16:03 harro Updated [Source, Accident report, ]

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