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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214940
Last updated: 25 September 2018
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Date:01-SEP-2018
Time:20:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic JS41 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
British Aerospace Jetstream 41
Owner/operator:Yeti Airlines
Registration: 9N-AHW
C/n / msn: 41078
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 24
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport (KTM/VNKT) -   Nepal
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Nepalganj Airport (KEP/VNNG)
Destination airport:Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport (KTM/VNKT)
Narrative:
Yeti Airlines flight 1424, a Jetstream 41, suffered a runway excursion at Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport, Nepal.
The nose landing gear collapsed as the aircraft came to a stop in the grass near taxiways D and E.
There were 21 passengers and 3 crew members onboard. Five of the passengers sustained minor injuries.



Weather about the time of the incident (14:45Z / 20:30 LT):
VNKT 011450Z 07007KT 020V120 1500 SHRA FEW010 FEW025CB SCT030 OVC090 22/22 Q1014 NOSIG CB TO NE E SE S SW W AND NW
VNKT 011420Z 07007KT 020V120 1500 SHRA FEW010 FEW025CB SCT030 OVC090 22/22 Q1014 NOSIG CB TO NE E SE S SW W AND NW

Sources:

https://www.aviationnepal.com/yeti-airlines-js41-encounters-runway-excursion-at-tia-all-passengers-safe/
https://www.aviationnepal.com/yeti-airlines-js41-moved-to-safe-location-tia-resumes-operation/


Images:


Photo via CAA Nepal

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Sep-2018 17:28 harro Added
01-Sep-2018 17:30 harro Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
01-Sep-2018 17:34 harro Updated [Narrative]
02-Sep-2018 07:08 harro Updated [Total occupants, Source, Damage, Narrative]
07-Sep-2018 19:32 Captain Adam Updated [Photo]

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