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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161621
Last updated: 9 October 2021
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Time:14:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-500 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Vietnam Airlines (VNA)
Registration: VN-B219
MSN: 886
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 46
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Da Nang Int'l Airport (VVDN), Da Nang -   Vietnam
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Cat Bi Airport (HPH/VVCI)
Destination airport:Da Nang Airport (DAD/VVDN)
Upon inspection, technicians discovered that one of the two front landing-wheels of the plane was missing.
Further examination showed that the aircraft’s front shaft had been broken at one side, causing the loss of the wheel.
The wheel was found in a small canal, some 1.15 km off the top of the airport runway of Cat Bi Airport.



Photo of VN-B219 courtesy

Hanoi - Noi Bai (VVNB / HAN)
24 November 2016; (c) LRS747

Revision history:

22-Oct-2013 06:50 gerard57 Added
22-Oct-2013 17:13 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
26-Oct-2013 10:18 gerard57 Updated [Source, Narrative]

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