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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195025
Last updated: 10 October 2021
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Time:14:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic P06T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Tecnam P2006T
Owner/operator:BAA Training
Registration: LY-CPL
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:S. Darius and S. Girenas Airport (EYKS) -   Lithuania
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:EYKS
Destination airport:EYKS
The aircraft was used for training flights out of Aleksotas (EYKS) when during a touch and go manoeuvre shortly after touch down the nose gear assembly broke off. The aircraft skidded resting on its nose for 120 metres before coming to a stop. No injuries occurred.

The factual report outlines the probable cause as:
- Crack formation and propagation in the nose gear assembly reaching a critical size, caused by long-term cyclic operational loads.

Sources: (Factual report in Lithuanian)

Revision history:

25-Apr-2017 16:12 kukanotas Added

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