ASN Aircraft accident Dornier 228-101 CG756 Kanpur Air Force Station
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Status:Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Date:Saturday 5 March 2022
Type:Silhouette image of generic D228 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dornier 228-101
Operator:Indian Coast Guard
Registration: CG756
MSN: 7106/HAL2014
First flight: 1989-03-14 (33 years)
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kanpur Air Force Station (   India)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:Chennai Airport (MAA/VOMM), India
Destination airport:Kanpur Air Force Station (VICX), India
An Indian Coast Guard Dornier 228-101 suffered a runway excursion after landing at Kanpur Air Force Station, India.
The aircraft had suffered a no.1 (left) engine failure and the crew had feathered the propeller. During landing rollout on runway 14 at Kanpur Air Force Station, the aircraft veered to the right and skidded off the side of the runway. The aircraft ran over an uneven part in the terrain, causing the nose landing gear to collapse. It then struck an airport structure and came to a stop.
The four occupants escaped unhurt.


Runway excursion (veer-off)



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Distance from Chennai Airport to Kanpur Air Force Station as the crow flies is 1483 km (927 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from official accident report.

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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