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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74554
Last updated: 10 September 2019
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Date:28-MAY-2010
Time:c. 8 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C404 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 404 Titan
Owner/operator:Airlines of Tasmania
Registration: VH-CCN
C/n / msn: 404-0801
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Launceston Airport, Tasmania -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Launceston Airport - YMLT
Destination airport:Flinders Island Airport - YFLI
Narrative:
After take off from Launceton (YMLT) the pilot of the Cessna Titan reported landing gear problems. The Cessna was bound for Flinders Island (YFLI) but returned to Launceton. After unsuccessfully trying to rectify the problem the pilot made an emergency landing and the nose wheel collapsed. All three occupants escaped unhurt.

Sources:

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/breaking-news/light-aircraft-makes-emergency-landing-at-launceston/story-e6frf7jx-1225872637983
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_2_Pna9eA6CU/TAA5QisjQFI/AAAAAAAATxk/75B91_ZILPY/s1600/798634.jpg (accident photo)
http://www.airliners.net/photos/airliners/7/6/8/1159867.jpg (photo)


Images:

Photo of VH-CCN courtesy AirHistory.net


Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
16 July 2015; (c) Ian McDonell

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-May-2010 22:37 Petro Added
29-May-2010 02:16 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-May-2010 02:16 RobertMB Updated [[Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]]
29-May-2010 06:03 RobertMB Updated [Operator]
02-Jan-2011 11:39 TB Updated [Location, Source]

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