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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247428
Last updated: 3 February 2021
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Date:12-JAN-2021
Time:13:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic TOBA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Socata TB-10 Tobago
Owner/operator:Adventia European Aviation College
Registration: EC-FTJ
C/n / msn: 1573
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Salamanca-Matacan Airport (SLM/LESA) -   Spain
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Salamanca-Matacan Airport (SLM/LESA)
Destination airport:Salamanca-Matacan Airport (SLM/LESA)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Narrative:
On Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at 13:50 LT, the SOCATA TB-10 aircraft with registration EC-FTJ suffered a fire during the taxiing phase at Matacan Airport (SLM/LESA), Salamanca. The aircraft, operated by a student pilot, was returning to the airport after conducting a training flight. Once the landing was made, while the aircraft was taxiing towards the platform, a fire broke out in the brake of the left leg of the aircraft's main landing gear, which spread causing significant damage to the gear leg and and innerside of the plane. The fire was extinguished by airport firefighters. The pilot exited the aircraft and was unharmed.

Sources:

https://www.mitma.es/organos-colegiados/ciaiac/investigacion/2021/a-001-2021

https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/1/74390_1208018192.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Feb-2021 14:42 harro Added
03-Feb-2021 14:44 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Narrative]
03-Feb-2021 15:00 RobertMB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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