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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 209796
Last updated: 14 February 2020
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Date:23-APR-2018
Time:17:22 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Viking Air DHC-6 Twin Otter 400
Owner/operator:Daily Air
Registration: B-55573
C/n / msn: 875
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 17
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Kaohsiung International Airport (KHH/RCKH) -   Taiwan
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Qimei Airport (RCCM/CMJ)
Destination airport:Kaohsiung International Airport (KHH/RCKH)
Investigating agency: ASC
Narrative:
Daily Air flight DA7012, a DHC-6-400 airplane, registration number B-55573, departed from Qimei Airport to Kaohsiung International Airport with 2 flight crew members, and 15 passengers on board. The aircraft landed in a right crosswind. After touchdown, the captain attempted to correct the lateral deviation but misused the nose wheel steering lever which caused the aircraft to veer off the runway. There were no injuries.

ASC Findings related to probable causes: "The occurrence aircraft landed in a right crosswind. After touchdown, the pilot flying (PF) attempted to correct the lateral deviation but misused the nose wheel steering lever which caused the aircraft veered-off the runway from its left hand side with a 35 degrees drift angle. The aircraft turned 180 degrees left and stopped on the grass area."

Sources:

https://news.rti.org.tw/news/view/id/406820
http://aerossurance.com/safety-management/twin-otter-runway-excursion/

Safety recommendations:

Safety recommendation ASC-ASR-19-04-001 issued 19 April 2019 by ASC to Daily Air
Safety recommendation ASC-ASR-19-04-002 issued 19 April 2019 by ASC to Daily Air
Safety recommendation ASC-ASR-19-04-003 issued 19 April 2019 by ASC to Daily Air
Safety recommendation ASC-ASR-19-04-004 issued 19 April 2019 by ASC to Daily Air
Safety recommendation ASC-ASR-19-04-005 issued 19 April 2019 by ASC to Taiwan CAA
Safety recommendation ASC-ASR-19-04-006 issued 19 April 2019 by ASC to Taiwan CAA
Safety recommendation ASC-ASR-19-04-007 issued 19 April 2019 by ASC to Taiwan CAA

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: ASC
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 12 months
Download report: Final report


Images:


ASC Taiwan

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Apr-2018 12:48 Iceman 29 Added
24-Apr-2018 12:49 Iceman 29 Updated [Registration, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Embed code]
24-Apr-2018 16:09 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]
21-Apr-2019 07:21 harro Updated [Departure airport, Narrative, Photo, Accident report, ]
21-Apr-2019 07:22 harro Updated [Departure airport, Narrative]
19-Jul-2019 14:24 Aerossurance Updated [Source]

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