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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 245770
Last updated: 16 December 2020
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Date:15-DEC-2020
Time:c. 1045 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic JS41 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BAe Jetstream 41
Owner/operator:Eastern Airways
Registration: G-MAJZ
C/n / msn: 41100
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Sumburgh Airport, Shetland Islands (LSI) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Aberdeen International Airport (ABZ/EGPD)
Destination airport:Sumburgh Airport, Shetland Islands (LSI/EGPB)
Narrative:
Aircraft became immobilised during taxi after landing due to a nosewheel problem. Its location resulted in closure of the airport to fixed wing traffic for the rest of the day, scheduled to re-open at first light 16 December. Helicopter operations are unaffected.

Sources:

1. https://www.shetnews.co.uk/2020/12/15/stranded-plane-causes-disruption-at-sumburgh-airport/
2. https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/t31037#2650a7bb
3. https://www.shetlandtimes.co.uk/2020/12/15/aircraft-suffers-mechanical-problems-after-landing-at-sumburgh

Media:


Images:

Photo of G-MAJZ courtesy AirHistory.net


Toulouse - Blagnac (LFBO / TLS)
September 2010; (c) T.Laurent

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Dec-2020 20:24 dh114 Added
16-Dec-2020 20:25 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code]
16-Dec-2020 23:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code, Damage]

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