Incident Dassault Mirage 2000EG 228, 28 May 2001
ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229924
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic MIR2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Dassault Mirage 2000EG
Owner/operator:Elleniki Polemikí Aeroporía
Registration: 228
MSN: 259
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tanagra AB -   Greece
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Tyre burst on take-off caused a fire, which spread to one of the external fuel tanks. 1°Lt Konstantinos Xantzigiannis aborted take-off and escaped. Due to extensive fire damages the aircraft was not repaired and WFU.


AFM August 2001, p76

Revision history:

13-Oct-2019 08:49 TB Added
18-Dec-2019 18:14 JF Updated [Aircraft type]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2023 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av., 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314