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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 23858
Last updated: 9 December 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic EUPA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Europa TG
Owner/operator:G-OGAN Group
Registration: G-OGAN
C/n / msn: PFA 247-1273
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Aérodrome de Fumel. Montayra, Rochefort, Aquitaine -   France
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Aérodrome de Fumel. Montayral (LFDX)
Destination airport:Aéroport de Rouen, Vallée de Seine (URO/LFOP)
Investigating agency: BEA
Substantially damaged 19 May 2002: Loss of control in takeoff, collision with building on take off from Aérodrome de Fumel. Montayra, Rochefort, Aquitaine, France

The airplane touched down halfway down the runway and bounced three times. The pilot decided to take off. Shortly after takeoff, he lost control of the aircraft when turning left. The left wing struck a building of the clubhouse. The aircraft hit the ground and ended up on a road below.

The accident occurred during the third landing attempt. The pilot said that during the two previous attempts, he decided to go around in the final, saying each time that its speed was too high and that the trajectory was above plan approach. It indicates that in three attempts, it has undergone thermal updrafts on short final. He added that he decided to go around at the third attempt, after finding that he could not stop the aircraft before the end of the runway.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BEA
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
23-Dec-2012 14:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Feb-2015 21:28 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
22-Feb-2015 21:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type]
22-Feb-2015 21:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator]

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