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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69369
Last updated: 23 September 2021
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Time:13:05 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8C model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-315Q Dash 8
Owner/operator:Air Nostrum
Registration: PH-DXB
MSN: 589
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 34
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Barcelona Airport (BCN/LEBL) -   Spain
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Barcelona Airport (BCN/LEBL)
Destination airport:San Sebastián-Fuenterrabia Airport (EAS/LESO)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Air Nostrum flight 8852 made an emergency landing at Barcelona Airport due to a problem in the nose gear; the plane landed safely with nose gear retracted.


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


Photo of PH-DXB courtesy

Barcelona (LEBL / BCN)
5 September 2009; (c) Freek Blokzijl

Revision history:

22-Oct-2009 21:00 abraham Added
23-Oct-2009 09:53 Certosino Updated
23-Oct-2009 10:31 harro Updated
23-May-2013 00:24 Anon. Updated [Source]

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