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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162702
Last updated: 12 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-500 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Binter Canarias
Registration: EC-LFA
MSN: 902
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 55
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Tenerife-Los Rodeos Intl AP (GCXO), Canary Islands -   Spain
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Las Palmas-Airport de Gran Canaria (LPA/GCLP
Destination airport:Tenerife-Los Rodeos Intl AP (GCXO),
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Upon landing, in rainy weather conditions, the plane veered from the runway and ended up on soft ground. There were no personal injuries.
The ATR-72 operated flight NT-169 from Las Palmas.

Weather reported about the time of the accident (18:45 LT & UTC) was:
GCXO 111900Z 18007KT 120V230 1500 -RA VCFG FEW000 OVC003 14/14 Q1018 NOSIG
GCXO 111830Z 15008KT 100V200 3000 0500SE -RA VCFG FEW000 OVC003 14/14 Q1017 NOSIG
GCXO 111800Z 18004KT 130V240 3000 0800SE -RA VCFG FEW000 OVC006 14/14 Q1017 NOSIG


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report



Photo of EC-LFA courtesy

La Palma (GCLA / SPC)
13 July 2021; (c) Luis Rodriguez

Revision history:

12-Dec-2013 08:00 gerard57 Added
12-Dec-2013 09:05 harro Updated [Time, Departure airport, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]

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