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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205420
Last updated: 21 February 2018
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Time:ca 06:42 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft C-12V Huron (Super King Air)
Owner/operator:US Army
Registration: 95-0101
C/n / msn: BW-029
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: None
Location:W off Tel Aviv, Gush Dan -   Israel
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Tel Aviv-Sde-Dov Airport (SDV/LLSD)
Destination airport:Sharm el Sheikh International Airport (SSH/HESH)
A Boeing 757-200SF, registration N919FD operated by FedEx as flight FX5065, was involved in an airprox incident while on approach to Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion Airport, Israel.
The Boeing 757 was on final approach to runway 12 Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion Airport when a Beechcraft C-12V Huron turboprop plane carrying UN workers took off from the Tel Aviv's Sde Dov Airport.
The Beechcraft C-12V Huron, a Super King Air variant for military use had just departed from runway 21 at Sde Dov. This King Air turned right after takeoff and followed a flight route that was not approved by air traffic control. This caused a conflict with the approaching Boeing 757.
The flight crew of FX5065 aborted the approach and climbed on runway heading. They were then vectored for another approach to runway 12. A safe landing was carried out at 06:58 hours.

The Beechcraft C-12V Huron (Super King Air for military use) 95-0101, operated by the U.S. Army under flight number MFO692 to Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.

Weather about the time of the incident (04:42Z):
LLBG 300550Z VRB03KT 9999 FEW035 11/07 Q1024 NOSIG
LLBG 300520Z 14004KT 9999 FEW035 10/07 Q1024 NOSIG
>> LLBG 300450Z VRB03KT 9999 SCT030 10/07 Q1024 NOSIG RMK SCT060
LLBG 300420Z VRB03KT 9999 SCT030 09/07 Q1024 NOSIG



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31-Jan-2018 16:15 Geno Updated [Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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