Crash of a Beechcraft Super King Air 200 in New Delhi: 10 killed

Date & Time: Dec 22, 2015 at 0940 LT
Operator:
Registration:
VT-BSA
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
New Delhi - Ranchi
MSN:
BB-1485
YOM:
1994
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
8
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
10
Circumstances:
Operated by the Border Security Force, the twin engine aircraft left New Delhi-Indira Gandhi Airport's runway 28 at 0937LT. Less than a minute later, the crew informed ground about unexpected situation and elected to return for an emergency landing. On approach to runway 10, the aircraft went out of control and crashed in flames in a residential area located near the airport. The aircraft was destroyed by impact forces and a post crash fire and all ten occupants were killed.

Crash of a Boeing 737-4Y0 in Kabul

Date & Time: May 8, 2014 at 1704 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
YA-PIB
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
New Delhi – Kaboul
MSN:
26077/2425
YOM:
20
Flight number:
AFG312
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
125
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
After landing on runway 29, aircraft encountered problem to stop within the remaining distance. It overrun, hit the localizer antenna, lost all its undercarriage and slid on a distance of some 285 meters before coming to rest. While all 130 occupants were evacuated safely, the aircraft is damaged beyond repair.

Crash of a Beechcraft Super King Air B200 in Chandigarh

Date & Time: Mar 27, 2014 at 1130 LT
Registration:
VT-HRA
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Chandigarh – New Delhi
MSN:
BB-1906
YOM:
2005
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
8
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The twin engine aircraft was performing a flight to New Delhi on behalf of the State of Haryana Government with two pilots and eight passengers on board, among them Jagannath Pahadia, Governor of the Haryana State. Shortly after takeoff, while climbing to a height of 15 to 20 feet, aircraft stalled and crashed on runway. It went out of control, veered off runway and came to rest in a grassy area at 1130LT. All 10 occupants were slightly injured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair. In addition to the Governor, the other occupants included the governor’s wife, his secretary, two aides, a doctor, two attendants and two pilots. The pilots were identified as D. Nanda and Dinesh Bansal.

Crash of a Raytheon 390 Premier IA in New Delhi

Date & Time: Sep 22, 2012 at 1129 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
VT-UPN
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Lucknow - New Delhi
MSN:
RB-236
YOM:
2008
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
3
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Aircraft left Lucknow in the morning on a flight to New Delhi-Indira Gandhi Airport with a crew of three (two pilot and a cabin crew) and three passengers, among them Shivpal Yadav, Minister by the Uttar Pradesh government. Following an uneventful flight, crew completed the approach to runway 27. After touch down, left main gear collapsed and aircraft skidded on runway for approximately one kilometer when the right main gear collapsed also. Out of control, aircraft veered off runway to the right and came to rest in a grassy area. All six occupants were slightly injured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Crash of a Pilatus PC-12/45 in New Delhi: 10 killed

Date & Time: May 25, 2011 at 2250 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
VT-ACF
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Patna - New Delhi
MSN:
0632
YOM:
2005
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
10
Circumstances:
Aircraft was performing an ambulance flight from Patna to New Delhi with two pilots on board, two doctors, two attendants and one patient. While approaching New Delhi-Indira Gandhi Airport at night, single engine aircraft lost height and crashed in a house in the suburb of Faridabad, New Delhi. All seven occupants and three people on the ground were killed.
Final Report:

Crash of a Beechcraft Super King Air 200 in India: 5 killed

Date & Time: Jul 29, 2000 at 1332 LT
Registration:
VT-EIE
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
New Delhi-Bhuntar
MSN:
BL-0063
YOM:
1983
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
3
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
5

Crash of a Boeing 737-200 in Patna: 60 killed

Date & Time: Jul 17, 2000 at 0734 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
VT-EGD
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Calcutta-Patna-Lucknow-New Delhi
MSN:
22280
YOM:
1980
Flight number:
CD7412
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
52
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
60
Aircraft flight hours:
44087
Aircraft flight cycles:
51278

Crash of an Antonov AN-32 in New Delhi: 21 killed

Date & Time: Mar 7, 1999 at 0822 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
K2673
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Gwalior-New Delhi-Pokhran
MSN:
0108
YOM:
1984
Flight number:
BVS673
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
14
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
21