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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248521
Last updated: 17 October 2021
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Date:03-MAR-2021
Time:16:55 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic HA4T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker 4000
Owner/operator:Rocklight Investments
Registration: ZS-DDT
MSN: RC-56
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:Plettenberg Airport (PBZ/FAPG) -   South Africa
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Cape Town International Airport (CPT/FACT)
Destination airport:Plettenberg Airport (PBZ/FAPG)
Investigating agency: CAA SouthAfrica
Narrative:
On 3 March 2021 at 1558Z, a pilot accompanied by two crew members on-board a Hawker 4000 with registration markings ZS-DDT departed Cape Town International Airport (FACT) with the intention to land at Plettenberg Bay Airport (FAPG), before routing to Lanseria Airport (FALA). The pilot reported that the aircraft’s touch down was normal in the first quarter of the runway at FAPG.
However, the thrust reversers delayed in deploying, and braking seemed reduced. Approximately halfway down the runway, the pilot applied brakes from the right-side seat, but the brakes were not effective (as per normal), which resulted in the aircraft overrunning the runway after landing, stopping a few metres from the runway’s edge at FAPG.

Sources:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/iFlyafrica/permalink/10157891640058015/
https://www.flycfs.co.za/our-fleet/zs-ddt/
http://www.caa.co.za/Latest%20Accident%20Reports/Preliminary%20Report%20-%20ZS-DDT.pdf


Images:

Photo of ZS-DDT courtesy AirHistory.net


Lanseria (FALA / HLA)
7 October 2013; (c) Michael Green

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Mar-2021 09:28 Anon. Added
05-Mar-2021 09:31 harro Updated [Date, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Mar-2021 09:33 harro Updated [Location]
02-Apr-2021 18:41 harro Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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