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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 264109
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Date:30-MAY-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-500 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Sky Express
Registration: SX-THR
MSN: 563
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Alexandroupolis-Demokritos Airport profile (AXD/LGAL) -   Greece
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Alexandroupolis-Demokritos Airport (AXD/LGAL)
Destination airport:Athens-Elefthérios Venizélos International Airport (ATH/LGAV), Greece
Investigating agency: AAIASB
Narrative:
Sky Express flight GQ293, an ATR 72-500 (72-212A), SX-THR, sustained substantial damage when it was involved in an accident at Alexandroupolis-Demokritos Airport (AXD/LGAL), Greece.

The crew reported a hydraulic problem when they were preparing for departure. They shut down the engines, but this was followed by the aircraft rolling away uncontrolled without brakes, impacting a ground unit and becoming immobilized. There were no injuries.

Sources:

Greek AAIASB
https://www.gnomionline.gr/elikoforo-aeroplano-schedon-akoubise-ktirio-tou-aerodromiou-alexandroupolis/


Images:

Photo of SX-THR courtesy AirHistory.net


Corfu - Ioannis Kapodistrias (LGKR / CFU)
11 September 2021; (c) LRS747

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jun-2021 15:53 Captain Adam Added
18-Jun-2021 08:50 harro Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]

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