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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 87274
Last updated: 19 May 2020
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Date:03-JAN-2011
Time:11:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA34 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-34-200T Seneca II
Owner/operator:
Registration: CC-CRE
C/n / msn: 34-7770432
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Incident
Location:Tirúa, Arauco -   Chile
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Isla Mocha (SCIM)
Destination airport:Tirúa (SCQK)
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Narrative:
Wheels up emergency landing.

INCIDENT CAUSE
The cause of the incident was the failure of the pilot in command to lower the landing gear during the approach, making contact between the propellers of both engines and the runway.

Sources:

http://www.radiobiobio.cl/2011/01/03/ilesos-salvaron-5-pasajeros-y-piloto-de-avioneta-que-debio-aterrizar-sin-desplegar-sus-ruedas-en-tir/
https://www.dgac.gob.cl/wp-content/uploads/portalweb/rest-portalweb/jcr/repository/collaboration/sites%20content/live/dgac/categories/accidentes/investigacion/informestecnicos2011/documents/1569-20150504.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jan-2011 13:49 TB Added
19-May-2020 06:46 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Total occupants, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
19-May-2020 06:47 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Damage, Narrative, Accident report, ]

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