Accident Diamond DA40D Diamond Star F-GUVK, 03 Apr 2007
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 24502
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DA40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Diamond DA40D Diamond Star
Owner/operator:ESMA Aviation Academy
Registration: F-GUVK
MSN: D4.121
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Montpellier-Méditerranée Airport, Hérault 34 -   France
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Montpellier-Méditerranée Airport (MPL/LFMT)
Destination airport:Montpellier-Méditerranée Airport (MPL/LFMT)
Investigating agency: BEA
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Hard landing and bounce.

Causes identified:
- erroneous estimation of the position of the the aircraft during the landing,
- insufficient corrections of the trajectory on final,
- obstinacy to continue a landing after a first aborted approach.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BEA
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

11 Oct 2004 F-GUVK Diamond Finance Services GmbH 0 Montpellier-Méditerranée Airport, Hérault 34 non
19 Jul 2008 F-GUVK ESMA Aviation Academy 0 Montpellier-Méditerranée Airport, Hérault 34 sub
10 Jun 2015 F-GUVK Aéroclub Rossi Levallois Eyguières 0 La Grand'Combe Airfield (LFTN) w/o

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
12-Oct-2022 12:12 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative, Accident report]
30-Dec-2022 00:40 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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