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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65365
Last updated: 3 May 2021
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Date:27-MAY-2009
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-23-250 Aztec
Owner/operator:Air America Inc
Registration: N21WW *
MSN: 27-7554066
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Gustaf III Airport, Saint Barthélemy -   Guadeloupe
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:TFFJ (Gustaf III Airport)
Narrative:
The aircraft had apparently had two previous missed approaches. On the third attempt, the plane landed approximiately three quarters of the way down the runway. Despite very heavy braking that left black streaks down the remaining runway, the plane swerved to the right and then overran onto the beach where the nosewheel dug in and the plane tipped onto its nose, causing both props to strike the ground.

Sources:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s_Vh0oJro3A
https://www.liveleak.com/view?i=8f0_1243795378

* N21WW was mentioned being involved in: http://www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/general_aviation/read.main/4541349/

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

3 Jun 2017 N21WW Air America Inc 1 near Piñones, San Juan w/o

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jun-2009 23:09 Topaz Added
07-Jul-2009 12:18 harro Updated
09-Jul-2009 02:00 harro Updated
05-May-2012 10:12 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source]
05-May-2012 10:14 gerard57 Updated [Operator]
30-Dec-2015 14:01 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Embed code]
12-Jul-2019 17:47 Anon. Updated [Operator]

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