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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 188977
Last updated: 29 August 2019
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Date:01-AUG-2016
Time:16:05 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain
Owner/operator:Thai Regional Airlines
Registration: HS-FGB
C/n / msn: 31-7652156
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Lam Pla Phung Temple, Sangphra, Nongchok, Bangkok -   Thailand
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Nakhon Ratchasima (VUTQ)
Destination airport:Suvarnabhumi (VTBS)
Narrative:
On August 1, 2016, at 16:05 local time, a Piper PA31-350, HS-FGB, was destroyed after it collided with a wooden bridge during an emergency landing near Nong Prue, Bangkok, Thailand. The aircraft was operated under the pertinent regulations of the Government of Thailand. One crew member was fatally injured and the other crew member was seriously injured. One passenger was seriously injured and the other passenger received minor injuries.

According to a published Facebook source, roughly translated into English (see link #7 for the original Thai text):

"Piper PA-31-350 aircraft registered HS-FGB Aircraft charter Thai Regional Airlines (Thai Regional Airlines) Flight TRB 106 From Nakhon Ratchasima to Suvarnabhumi Airport. Near Lam Pla Phung Temple, Sangphra, Nongchok, Bangkok. Area responsible for Lam Chai Police Station by the volunteer disaster rescue. There were 4 injured, 1 fatally.

The location of the drop off from Suvarnabhumi airport about 15 km (by air). The scene of the accident was the wooden bridge across the canal at Lam Plai Wat. Finding a plane crashed with a wooden bridge pier Frontage demolished Inside the cabin, one of the dead was known as Mr. Siravuti Tiaoprasert. The first pilot died in the front seat. Body back Wearing a white t-shirt Navy Pants There are large wounds on the face and head.

The second pilot was Mr. Vudhapong Chaiya and two other passengers who came with the plane known as Sergeant Teppakakrit, 43, Mr. Sittiporn Thanasang, 33, both employees of the company. Rabbit wink airway to the hospital. There are also villagers living in the scene injured by the fall of two aircraft, namely, Mrs. Prapop Premprei, 48, and Mr. Arun Kaewson, 78 years old, delivered to Seri Rak Hospital.

Before the accident, the morning flight was conducted by Mr. Saravut. The first pilot and Mr. Wuttipong. The deceased is a pilot assistant. Flying from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Nakhon Ratchasima and at 3:00 pm flew out of Nakhon Ratchasima to return to Bangkok. By the airport. But the incident before. Officials are currently investigating the cause of the accident."

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: WPR16WA161 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief2.aspx?ev_id=20160809X60557&ntsbno=WPR16WA161&akey=1
2. https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/transport/1050129/one-killed-four-injured-in-plane-crash
3. http://www.kathrynsreport.com/2016/08/piper-pa-31-350-navajo-chieftain-rabbit.html
4. http://web.archive.org/web/20170319161916/http://www.baaa-acro.com/2016/archives/crash-of-a-piper-pa-31-350-navajo-chieftain-in-bangkok-1-killed/
5. https://www.flickr.com/photos/140451866@N08/26727200316
6. https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1472393
7. https://www.facebook.com/ThaiAviationClub/posts/1237018872995495
8. https://www.tcijthai.com/news/2016/8/scoop/6369


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Aug-2016 11:09 gerard57 Added
01-Aug-2016 11:11 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
01-Aug-2016 13:10 harro Updated [Embed code]
01-Aug-2016 13:37 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
01-Aug-2016 14:05 CTYONE Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Aug-2016 19:09 Dmitriy Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]
01-Aug-2016 22:59 Geno Updated [Source]
02-Aug-2016 06:29 beam2546 Updated [Narrative]
23-Oct-2017 19:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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