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Last updated: 18 January 2022
Fecha:sábado 18 mayo 1996
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic L410 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Let L-410UVP-E9D
Operador:Archana Airways
Registración: VT-ETB
Numéro de série: 932702
Año de Construcción: 1993
Motores: 2 Walter M-601E
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 16
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 19
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Kanpur Airport (KNU) (   India)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL/VIDP), India
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Kanpur Airport (KNU/VIKA), India
During landing at Kanpur, the aircraft touched down late and could not be stopped within the available runway length and went beyond the runway. The aircraft hit the boundary wall of the airport and came to halt. The aircraft sustained major damages. There was no fire and no injury to persons on board the aircraft.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The accident was caused due to late touch down at higher aircraft touchdown speed as a result of which the aircraft overshot the runway and suffered damage by impact with boundary wall. Wrong selection of runway, overloading of aircraft, non-deployment of spoilers and lower visibility conditions than the required, were the contributory factors."

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Distance from Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport to Kanpur Airport as the crow flies is 397 km (248 miles).

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