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Last updated: 23 September 2018
Datum:Donnerstag 6 November 1997
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic A748 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro 748-106 Srs. 1A
Fluggesellschaft:Necon Air
Kennzeichen: 9N-ACM
Werknummer: 1549
Baujahr: 1963
Triebwerk: 2 Rolls-Royce Dart 533-2
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 44
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 48
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Pokhara Airport (PKR) (   Nepal)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport (KTM/VNKT), Nepal
Flug nach:Pokhara Airport (PKR/VNPK), Nepal
The aircraft suffered a hydraulic system failure after landing and ran off the runway. The pilot managed to steer the plane back on the runway after 100 m, but the HS-748 ran off the left side onto the ramp and struck another HS-748 (9N-ACW, Nepal Airways), which was parked engineless.

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photo of Hawker Siddeley HS-748-106 Srs 1A G-MRRV
G-MRRV flew for Independent Air for just 6 months and was sold to Necon Air in November 1992.
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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport to Pokhara Airport as the crow flies is 146 km (91 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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