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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235615
Last updated: 13 August 2020
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Date:30-APR-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic D228 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dornier 228-201
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force
Registration: IN-240
C/n / msn: HAL4079
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Delhi-Palam Air Force Station (DEL/VIDP) -   India
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL/VIDP)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
During the take off roll at Delhi-Palam Air Force Station, the Do 228 aircraft experienced a right-hand main gear tyre deflation. The captain of the aircraft aborted the take off. A fire erupted in the area of the undercarriage, causing local damage and scorching.

Sources:

https://www.indiatvnews.com/news/india/iaf-aircraft-tyre-deflation-take-off-aborted-delhi-palam-air-base-612889
https://fighterjetsworld.com/latest-news/aircraft-crash/indian-air-force-dornier-228-201-aircraft-aborts-take-off-after-tyre-deflation/21512/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Apr-2020 15:38 harro Added
30-Apr-2020 15:39 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
30-Apr-2020 15:43 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
08-May-2020 19:41 Anon. Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]

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