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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189693
Last updated: 7 September 2020
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Time:21:56 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C340 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 340
Owner/operator:Aircraft Guaranty Corp Trustee
Registration: N340LT
C/n / msn: 3400527
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Paris Orly Airport (LBG) -   France
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:La Rochelle (LRH)
Destination airport:Toussus le noble (LFPN)
Investigating agency: BEA
The pilot performed a belly landing.
"According to preliminary information, it appears that the pilot announced to the control tower that he was unable to make out his landing gear. Orly then decided to land it," said a source. Initialy the destination was Toussus le noble (LFPN).
The pilot, sole on board, was not injured.

The Orly airport traffic was not impacted on Friday morning. The aircraft having been removed from the runaway in the night, according to an airport source. "The plane was towed" off the runaway and has been operational since 5:00am in the morning" .


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BEA
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 5 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

30-Aug-2016 19:23 Iceman 29 Added
09-Feb-2018 08:05 harro Updated [Time]

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