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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229127
Last updated: 21 January 2022
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Date:18-SEP-2019
Time:13:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic C402 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 402C
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: CX-TAS
MSN: 402C0022
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Fray Bentos Airport (SUFB) -   Uruguay
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Colonia
Destination airport:Fray Bentos Airport (SUFB)
Investigating agency: DINACIA Uruguay
Narrative:
Upon landing on runway 36, the plane sustained a runway excursion. The nose landing gear collapsed. There were no fatalities.

3.1 Probable Cause.
The aircraft, during the landing run, suddenly swerved to the left and in the attempt to control the situation, the nose gear collapsed, separating from its attachment to the fuselage.
3.2 Endemic Causes.
Runway surface condition.
Procedure for recognition of actual runway condition.
Crew complacency.

Sources:

https://www.radiomontecarlo.com.uy/2019/09/19/nacionales/pasajeros-de-una-avioneta-salieron-ilesos-tras-accidente-en-fray-bentos/
https://www.mdn.gub.uy/wp-content/uploads/informe-preliminar-cx-tas.pdf
https://www.gub.uy/ministerio-defensa-nacional/sites/ministerio-defensa-nacional/files/2021-02/2019%20-%20CX-TAS%20-%20ACCID.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: DINACIA Uruguay
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Sep-2019 12:53 gerard57 Added
19-Sep-2019 13:39 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Destination airport, Damage]
03-Nov-2019 07:24 harro Updated [Date, Time, Source, Damage, Narrative]
10-Jul-2021 15:23 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source, Narrative]
10-Jul-2021 15:24 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report]

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