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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 24095
Last updated: 13 September 2019
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Date:01-OCT-2000
Time:09:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA34 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-34-200
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: F-BVEE
C/n / msn: 34-7450060
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Aix les Milles Airport, Aix-en-Provence, Bouches-du-Rhône -   France
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Aix-en-Provence Aerodrome (QXB/LFMA)
Destination airport:Aix-en-Provence Aerodrome (QXB/LFMA)
Narrative:
The pilot decided to make a local flight with three passengers. Upon takeoff from runway 33 is facing a very favorable location with low stratus and decided to abort the flight. It performs short circuit at low altitude and landed with the gear up. The aircraft slides a hundred meters on the runway and stopped.

The driver said he did not react when the alarm "gear up" went off shortly before touchdown. He added that before leaving his home, located about fifty kilometers from the airport, weather conditions he observed him seemed favorable to the execution of that flight.

Sources:

1. https://www.bea.aero/docspa/2000/f-ee001001/htm/f-ee001001.html
2. http://www.bea.aero/docspa/2000/f-ee001001/pdf/f-ee001001.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
18-Mar-2015 01:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
24-Feb-2019 20:16 BEAVERSPOTTER Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]

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