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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228827
Last updated: 16 September 2019
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Date:08-SEP-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic S2T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Conair Turbo Firecat
Owner/operator:Sécurité Civile
Registration: F-ZBAP
C/n / msn: 026
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Béziers Vias Airport (BZR/LFMU) -   France
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:Béziers Vias Airport (BZR/LFMU)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The pilot of a Conair Turbo Firecat was proceeding to takeoff from Béziers Vias Airport (BZR/LFMU), while he was taxiing, the plane landing gear would have collapsed.
There were no injuries reported.

The entire Turbo Firecat fleet of the Sécurité Civile is grounded until further notice.


Sources:

https://france3-regions.francetvinfo.fr/occitanie/beziers-incident-au-sol-avion-bombardier-eau-nimes-garons-immobilise-flotte-tracker-1719801.html
https://www.midilibre.fr/2019/09/09/beziers-un-tracker-connait-un-incident-au-decollage-toute-la-flotte-clouee-au-sol,8402547.php
https://www.sudouest.fr/2019/09/09/incendies-un-tiers-des-bombardiers-d-eau-de-la-securite-civile-cloue-au-sol-par-mesure-de-securite-6540193-10407.php

https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/6328389 (photo)

Last ASN occurence (2019) : https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/227823


Images:


Taken 15 september 2019 from car rental park

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Sep-2019 16:19 Iceman 29 Added
09-Sep-2019 16:20 Iceman 29 Updated [Phase]
09-Sep-2019 16:21 Iceman 29 Updated [Source]
09-Sep-2019 17:06 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
16-Sep-2019 16:53 Dominique roudier Updated [Photo]

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