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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189207
Last updated: 16 January 2022
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Time:15:50 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C550 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 550B Citation Bravo
Owner/operator:Air Pink
Registration: YU-BTB
MSN: 550-1037
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Riga International Airport (EVRA/RIX) -   Latvia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:LGRX
Destination airport:EVRA
A Cessna Citation Jet following a landing which appeared to be normal, was not able to vacate Riga's runway 18 due to a flat main gear tire. As a result, airport was closed for approximately 3 hours due to a difficulty towing the aircraft. Conditions at the time were susceptible for aquaplaning but no standing water was reported

EVRA 101520Z 23004KT 200V290 7000 -SHRA BR BKN033CB OVC046 14/13 Q1014 NOSIG

Sources: archives, Riga Airport twitter account


Photo of YU-BTB courtesy

London - Luton (EGGW / LTN)
13 September 2016; (c) Tom Cole

Revision history:

11-Aug-2016 10:40 martin Added
11-Aug-2016 11:54 harro Updated [Location, Narrative]
11-Aug-2016 14:10 Geno Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
16-Dec-2016 06:31 Panagiotis Updated [Departure airport]

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