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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.