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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226969
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AT45 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 42-500
Registration: YR-ATF
MSN: 599
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 22
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Bucharest-Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP/LROP) -   Romania
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Satu Mare Airport (SUJ/LRSM)
Destination airport:Bucharest-Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP/LROP)
Both tires on the right-hand main gear of flight RO638 ruptured on contact with runway 08L at Bucharest LROP Airport. Everyone onboard is safe.

Incorrect position of the emergency/parking brake handle, moved from the "OFF" position, upon aircraft runway contact during landing.




Photo of YR-ATF courtesy

Belgrade - Nikola Tesla (LYBE / BEG)
8 June 2010; (c) Peter de Jong

Revision history:

09-Jul-2019 18:10 Alexthespotter Added
09-Jul-2019 18:22 Alexthespotter Updated [Nature]
09-Jul-2019 18:22 harro Updated [Location, Embed code, Narrative]
09-Jul-2019 18:22 harro Updated [Nature]
04-Oct-2020 13:41 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]

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