ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 149424
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Narrative:Nepal Airlines Twin Otter aircraft narrowly avoided meeting an accident at Jomsom Airport in Mustang on Friday morning 5 October 2012.
|Date:||Friday 5 October 2012|
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 18|
|Aircraft damage:|| None|
|Location:||Jomsom Airport - VNJS, Mustang -
|Phase:|| Take off|
|Nature:||Passenger - Scheduled|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
The Pokhara-bound 9N-ABT aircraft had skidded off the runway and got its wheels stuck in the drain while taking off at around 6:55 am.
All 18 passengers including six crew members are safe. The plane had lost its balance following the incident.
It is learnt the tyre hook of the aircraft was broken.
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