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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235615
Last updated: 6 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic D228 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dornier 228-201
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force
Registration: IN-240
MSN: HAL4079
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Delhi-Palam Air Force Station (DEL/VIDP) -   India
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL/VIDP)
Destination airport:
During the take off roll at Delhi-Palam Air Force Station, the Do 228 aircraft experienced a right-hand main gear tyre deflation. The captain of the aircraft aborted the take off. A fire erupted in the area of the undercarriage, causing local damage and scorching.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

24 Mar 2015 IN240 Indian Navy 2 46 km SW off Goa, India w/o


Revision history:

30-Apr-2020 15:38 harro Added
30-Apr-2020 15:39 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
30-Apr-2020 15:43 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
08-May-2020 19:41 Anon. Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]

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