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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189207
Last updated: 16 January 2022
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Date:10-AUG-2016
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
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LGRX
Destination airport:EVRA
Narrative:
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:

liveatc.net archives, Riga Airport twitter account
http://www.tvnet.lv/zinas/latvija/620329-uz_lidostas_riga_skrejcela_tehnisku_problemu_del_apstajusies_privata_lidmasina
https://www.jetphotos.com/showphotos.php?regsearch=YU-BTB


Images:

Photo of YU-BTB courtesy AirHistory.net


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

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
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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