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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201104
Last updated: 26 March 2021
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Time:c. 20:12 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8D model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-402Q Dash 8
Registration: VT-SUL
C/n / msn: 4400
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL/VIDP) -   India
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Jabalpur Airport (JLR/VAJB)
Destination airport:Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL/VIDP)
The plane, flight SG2642, sustained a tail strike upon landing. There were no personal injuries.

The incident happened in nighttime, low visibility conditions. Visibility was reported being 400 meters, ten minutes before landing. Runway 28 RVR was 1300 meters, Runway 29 RVR was 1200 meters.
The haze originated from crop fires in the area.

Weather reported about the incident time (14:42Z):
VIDP 081400Z 00000KT 0400 R28/1300 R29/1000 FU NSC 22/16 Q1013 BECMG 0350 FG
>> VIDP 081430Z 00000KT 0400 R28/1300 R29/1200 FU NSC 21/16 Q1014 BECMG 0350 FG
VIDP 081500Z 00000KT 0400 R28/1300 R29/1100 FU NSC 21/16 Q1014 BECMG 0350 FG


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

28 Aug 2020 VT-SUL SpiceJet 0 Cochin international Airport (VOCI) non


Revision history:

09-Nov-2017 07:06 gerard57 Added
09-Nov-2017 07:08 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
09-Nov-2017 11:03 harro Updated [Narrative]
09-Nov-2017 11:34 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]

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