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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72561
Last updated: 17 January 2022
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Type:Silhouette image of generic TRIS model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pilatus Britten-Norman BN-2A Mk III-2 Trislander
Owner/operator:Aurigny Air Services
Registration: G-RLON
MSN: 1008
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Alderney-The Blaye Airport, Alderney, Channel Islands -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Southampton-Eastleigh Airport (SOU/EGHI)
Destination airport:Alderney-The Blaye Airport, Channel Islands (ACI/EGJA)
Investigating agency: AAIB
Having flown a go-around, due to the crosswind being out of limits on Runway 26, the pilot made an approach to grass Runway 14. As a result of turbulence and a sudden downdraft, the aircraft landed short of the marked threshold. It was subsequently discovered that the aircraft had struck a wire fence in the undershoot and a marker board. The aircraft suffered minor damage.


1. AAIB:
2. CAA:

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AAIB
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

23 Aug 2008 G-RLON Aurigny Air Services 0 Jersey Airport min



Photo of G-RLON courtesy

Lee-on-Solent (EGHF)
20 October 2021; (c) Trevor Warne

Revision history:

11-Feb-2010 00:44 harro Added
14-Mar-2010 12:08 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
10-Nov-2016 14:11 Dr.John Smith Updated [Date, Operator, Location, Source, Embed code]

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