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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234664
Last updated: 16 May 2020
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Date:31-MAR-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A748 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
HAL/HS-748
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force (IAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Agra-Kheria AFS (AGR) -   India
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Agra-Kheria Air Force Station (AGR/VIAG)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
It was during the takeoff phase of the aircraft that the crew noticed that one of the two turboprop engines had caught fire. The cargo plane was then at an altitude of 250 feet. An emergency landing procedure was immediately initiated. The HS-748 landed without incident despite an engine less.

Sources:

https://defpost.com/indian-air-force-avro-aircraft-conducts-emergency-landing-at-agra-air-base-after-engine-fire/
https://idrw.org/iaf-pilots-land-transport-aircraft-safely-after-engine-catches-fire/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Apr-2020 09:21 Arnaud Added
02-Apr-2020 09:53 gerard57 Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
02-Apr-2020 14:40 harro Updated [Departure airport, Embed code]
02-Apr-2020 15:40 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Embed code, Narrative]
02-Apr-2020 15:45 TB Updated [Aircraft type]

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