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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 185258
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic E50P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer EMB-500 Phenom 100
Owner/operator:air-connect International
Registration: HB-VRV
MSN: 50000309
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Zürich-Kloten Airport (ZRH/LSZH) -   Switzerland
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Zürich-Kloten Airport (ZRH/LSZH)
Destination airport:Biggin Hill (EGBK)
Investigating agency: SUST Switzerland
The pilot lost directional control due to a failure of the nose gear steering.
The aircraft had just commenced the takeoff roll on runway 28. Takeoff was aborted but the aircraft swerved to the right, coming to rest with the nose gear off the runway.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: SUST Switzerland
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

09-Mar-2016 18:45 harro Added

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