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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195023
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Date:12-AUG-2002
Time:10:19 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SB20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Saab 2000
Owner/operator:Lithuanian Airlines
Registration: LY-SB*
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 21
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Palanga Airport (PLQ/EYPA) -   Lithuania
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:EKCH
Destination airport:EYVI
Narrative:
A Lithuanian Airlines Saab 2000 performing flight TE409 from Copenhagen Kastrup (Denmark) to Vilnius (Lithuania) was enroute approximately 150nm west of Vilnius when the left engine RPM started dropped forcing the crew to shut the engine down.The crew diverted to Palanga airport (Lithuania) just 40nm north from their position. An emergency single engine landing was performed and the aircraft landed safely. Passengers were bussed to their destination.

Sources:

https://m.delfi.lt/aktualijos/article.php?id=1277565

http://web.archive.org/web/20020614191635/http://www.lal.lt:80/Tvark/cop.htm


Revision history:

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25-Apr-2017 14:50 kukanotas Added

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