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Chandigarh

Crash of an Antonov AN-32 in Chandigarh

Date & Time: Sep 20, 2014 at 2130 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
K2757
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Bhatinda – Chandigarh
MSN:
1202
YOM:
1987
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
For unknown reason, the aircraft seems to be unstable on landing. Upon touch down, the right wing hit the ground and was sheared off. Out of control, the aircraft veered off runway, went through a grassy area and came to rest in flames upside down. All nine occupants were slightly injured while the aircraft was partially destroyed. Fire was quickly extinguished.

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 an Antonov AN-12 in Chandigarh

Date & Time: Aug 5, 1961
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
BL536
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
02 4 005
YOM:
1961
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Upon landing at Chandigarh Airport, the nose gear collapsed. The airplane slid for several yards before coming to rest. There were no injuries but the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Nose gear collapsed on landing.