Accident Cessna A185E Skywagon VT-ETU,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 277477
 
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Date:Sunday 17 April 2022
Time:17:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C185 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna A185E Skywagon
Owner/operator:Agni Aerosports
Registration: VT-ETU
MSN: 18504421
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Jakkur Airport (VOJK) -   India
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Jakkur Airport (VOJK)
Destination airport:Jakkur Airport (VOJK)
Investigating agency: AAIB India
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Narrative:
A Cessna A185E Skywagon overturned during landing at Jakkur Airport, India and came to rest at the side of the runway.
The pilot reported that he had attempted to avoid a dog on the runway.


Probable causes of the accident
The accident probably occurred due to vicious inputs given by the pilot after touchdown to avoid stray animals approaching the active runway, which led to non-recoverable veering of the aircraft and subsequently exiting from the paved surface & topple.
Contributory Factors:
- Inadequate experience of PIC on the aircraft type
- Area near the broken perimeter wall not fully secured
- Animal movement in operational area was not identified by ATC

Sources:

https://twitter.com/FlyWithDhruv/status/1515694791786627075
https://thenewsroomindia.in/pvt-plane-veers-off-runway-to-avoid-hitting-dog-topples-bengaluru-news/

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: AAIB India
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 8 months
Download report: Final report

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Apr-2022 14:33 harro Added
19-Apr-2022 17:54 harro Updated [Phase, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
19-Apr-2022 18:51 royrohan86 Updated [Operator]
09-Jan-2023 11:30 harro Updated [Nature, Departure airport, Narrative, Accident report]

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