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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 233051
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:31-JAN-2020
Time:11:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic P68 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Partenavia P.68 Victor
Owner/operator:Arendair
Registration: I-VICC
MSN: 16
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Accident
Location:Antwerpen -   Belgium
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Antwerpen-Deurne Airport (ANR/EBAW)
Destination airport:During a local flight after maintenance, when the aircraft was climbing at 10
Investigating agency: AAIU Belgium
Narrative:
During a local flight after maintenance, when the aircraft was climbing at 1000 ft after departing Antwerpen-Deurne Airport (ANR/EBAW) the cabin emergency exit window detached and parted from the aircraft.
The aircraft returned to Antwerpen-Deurne Airport (ANR/EBAW) and made a succesful landing.

Cause
The emergency door operating handle was not in the “closed” position and therefore not securing the door in its position before the flight.
Contributing factors:
The operation of the handle is not protected for unintentional action and the positions (locked – released) are not identified.

Sources:

https://www.gva.be/cnt/dmf20200201_04831172/privevliegtuig-verliest-raam-boven-noorderlaan
http://www.asa-be.com/Files/Traffic2020/ANR202001.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: AAIU Belgium
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 10 months
Download report: Final report
Location


Images:

Photo of I-VICC courtesy AirHistory.net


Deventer - Teuge (EHTE)
5 March 2021; (c) Bart Hoekstra

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Feb-2020 17:13 Anon Added
18-Feb-2020 19:09 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Narrative]
28-Nov-2021 19:53 harro Updated [Time, Operator, Nature, Destination airport, Narrative, Category, Accident report]

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